The Secret to Having a Healthy Marriage: Know How to Talk about Money

The Secret to Having a Healthy Marriage: Know How to Talk about Money
To kick off Women's Money Week 2017, #wmweek17, this article is dedicated to money in relationships.For those of you who are excitedly and intentionally planning your 2017 wedding, I invite you to consider investing in the health and longevity of your MARRIAGE in the best way possible. How? By knowing how to talk about the most taboo subject in rel...
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When it Comes to Money, Know Who is Driving: Your Money Types will Assist or Derail Financial Conversations

When it Comes to Money, Know Who is Driving: Your Money Types will Assist or Derail Financial Conversations
"Valerie" (not her real name to protect her privacy), newly engaged to Bob who has two children from his prior marriage, is meeting with Bob and his long time male estate-planning attorney. The attorney and Bob are talking about possible structures to use to avoid taxes and protect his key concerns as they relate to his children and begin...
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Invest in the Two C's for Financial Well Being

Angela* (not her real name to protect her privacy) was overwhelmed after winning a large settlement when her divorce was finalized. She hadn't just lost her husband. She also lost her financial adviser. Her financial well-being was in jeopardy.First, what is "Financial Well-Being"? Michael Cole, president of Ascent, explains financial well-being th...
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