How to Start the “Money Talk” with Your Partner

The first big "money talk" can be a pivotal moment in any committed relationship. You can prevent much stress and friction in a relationship by simply opening up the doors of communication, and keeping them open. To help you get started, we have nine tips you can use to make the most of your first big money talk.   Set a Date Don't try to have a...


How to Help Loved Ones with Money Problems

When family or close friends are in trouble, it’s natural to have a desire to help. However, when dealing with finances, you should take a few precautions before jumping in. For instance, do you know lending money isn’t always the right option? The tips below will help you evaluate different scenarios and develop the appropriate course of actio...


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Save Money On Prom – The Memories Are What Matter

Ask anyone what they remember about their prom. You’ll hear stories of fun with friends, or maybe some unexpected event that either ruined the night or made the night extra special, or how they just went by themselves, danced with everyone else’s date and had the time of their lives. You won’t hear them respond with how much attending prom co...