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As Two Checking Accounts Become One

The last couple of days I have received a number of questions about how to handle finances when getting married.  Some of the questions I have heard are: 465 more words

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When Does a Withdrawal from a Joint Bank Account Become a Crime?

When it’s not specifically authorized!  It’s true, unknowing to a large population, all jointly held bank accounts are not created equal.  The deciding factor?  The authority given by the primary account holder.   471 more words

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6 MONEY MANAGEMENT TIPS YOU MUST KNOW BEFORE YOU MARRY.

You’ve set the wedding date and planned the honeymoon, and now you’re dreaming of kids, relaxing vacations and a happy retirement together. But have you talked about how money management will play into those events? 662 more words

6 Ways Your Client Can Damage Their Credit Score

 During the period of a divorce, a client’s credit score is vulnerable to self-inflicted damage, mostly due to scared thinking, not thinking at all, or even rushing into decisions. 526 more words

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Violation of the Divorce TRO or Agreement

When a divorce petition is filed with the court, a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) is automatically put in place. The TRO says that the financial picture as of the day of filing will be the same when you come to court. 409 more words

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Picking up the Slack

The whole point of getting a joint bank account was that we’d give ourselves an ‘allowance’ of a couple hundred bucks on payday that we could go spend on whatever we wanted, and all the bills, groceries, savings, and other stuff that was meant to be for both of us would come out of the joint account. 339 more words

WHAT TO CONSIDER BEFORE HAVING A JOINT ACCOUNT

I saw this article which was published in PUNCH, and I thought I should share with you guys. It pretty sums up what I would say in a nutshell… 332 more words

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