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Managing Money When You Marry: Financial Tips for Newlyweds

by Jillian Gaietto on Jun 19, 2018

Marriage, Personal Finance
Getting married is an exciting time for a couple. However, along with this excitement come many challenges. One such challenge is how to manage your finances together. The key to success is to communicate with your partner and come up with a financial plan that you both agree on since the financial decisions you make now can have a lasting impact on your finances in the future.

How Your Investments Are Protected from Fraud

by Karey Edwards on Jun 12, 2018

Investments, Insurance, Security
While the vast majority of financial advisors and investment managers have their clients’ best interests at the forefront, there are a few unscrupulous ones who take advantage of hard-working savers.  The likes of Bernie Madoff, Allen Stanford, and Frank Gruttadauria have understandably caused investors to question how their money is protected.

Now Is the Time for a Conversation about College Costs – May 29th National College Savings Day

by Jillian Gaietto on May 24, 2018

College Planning
​​​​​​​May 29th is National College Savings Day and an easy way to start a conversation with your child about college costs. A frank discussion can help both of you get on the same page, optimize the college search process, and avoid getting blindsided by large college bills.

What Young People Need to Know About Credit

by Jillian Gaietto on May 23, 2018

Personal Finance
Your personal credit score is a standard statistical number that determines your financial trustworthiness. It is used by banks, car dealers, retail businesses and others to determine the likelihood that they can rely on you to pay what is lent to you. Having a higher score can open opportunities for you as a young individual to make significant purchases.
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