Financial Advice for Newlyweds
Money concerns begin with your
wedding and last the rest of your life. With that in mind,
we offer the following words of advice to keep the two of
you financially happy for years to come:
Have the Money Talk: Before
you enter into a bond that is meant to last your entire lives,
it is crucial that you understand each other's approach to
budgeting, saving, spending and investment. We recommend the
following articles to get the discussion started:
Financial Future Together: What To Do Before Saying 'I Do'
Newlyweds: Can They Bank On Living Happily Ever After?
Devise an investment strategy
if you haven't already: True, the market's shaky right
now, but it's always wise to sit down and discuss your investment
options as a couple. To help you learn more about putting
your savings to work, we've provided some helpful articles:
Remedial Course in Investing
Long-Term Investment in Today's Market?
Get out of debt: If
you face the added hurdle of having to overcome debt incurred
by either one or both of you, we also recommend that you read
the article Life
After Debt - Strategies for Dealing with Problem Debt