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How to start planning for marriage financially

Getting engaged is obviously very exciting, but not knowing how your future spouse deals with their finances before you get engaged can cause some serious problems in your relationship. Here’s how to determine if you’re financially ready to get engaged.

Are joint credit card accounts a good idea?

Having a joint credit card can be a blessing or a curse. If you’re considering opening a joint credit card with someone, make sure you understand how they work and go into it with your eyes wide open.

Are Amex cards worth it?

American Express cards have high credit requirements, annual fees, and aren’t universally accepted – but are the amazing perks worth the drawbacks?

American Express Cards DO Have Spending Limits

If you carry a classic American Express Green, Gold, or Platinum card, or any other credit card that has no pre-set spending limit, you probably know this doesn’t mean your card has no limit at all. So how is your spending limit calculated, and what happens if you hit it? I found out last month.

How To Get Out Of A Car Lease Early

You signed a car lease thinking you’d have no problem making the payments. Now, you need to get out and fast. Here’s how to get out of a car lease.

9 ways to lower your mortgage payment

If you’re in a difficult place financially, lowering your mortgage payment can help you immensely. But this means you’ll be paying more interest in the long run. Here’s why you might want to lower your mortgage payments, and how to do it.