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In a recent study, 35% of married couples described money issues as their primary source of stress. While there are many potential causes of such financial stress, in some cases the root may begin with habits formed early in the marriage.1

Fortunately, couples may be able to head off many of the problems money can cause in a marriage.

 10 Tips for Newly Married Couples

 Communication. Couples should consider talking about their financial goals, memories, and habits...

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There are a number of reasons why someone might want to change 529 plans. Perhaps your plan has been under-performing, or you maybe you moved and your new state offers a tax deduction for contributions. In the rare event that a state closes a plan, such as Tennessee's prepaid tuition program, account owners have the option to rollover their account value into a 529 college savings plan without penalty.

But before you make any changes to your plan, ask yourself these five Read more

Are you about to buy life insurance? Shop carefully. Make your choice with insight from an insurance professional, as it may help you avoid some of these all-too-common missteps.

 

Buying the first policy you see. Anyone interested in life insurance should take the time to compare a few plans – not only their rates, but also their coverage terms. Supply each insurer you are considering with a quote containing the exact same information about...

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