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Married couples hold four times as much wealth as unmarried couples who live together, and researchers point to combining finances

Couples who combine their finances are happier. So why not do it more?

It might not seem as pressing a question as when to meet the parents or start a family, but deciding to move your money together can have a big impact on future wealth. Couples who combine bank, credit card and investment accounts are happier in the long run and find that pooling resources helps pave …

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This app just made money management easier for couples and families

Image source: Getty Images If you want to better manage your finances, budgeting apps can be helpful. Key points Budgeting apps can make sticking to a budget easier and less stressful. You Need a Budget (YNAB) is a budgeting app that offers various budgeting and money management tools. A new feature, YNAB Together, allows partners …

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Before living together, couples should be on the same page financially

Before living together, couples should be on the same page financially

While money discussions may not be as important when two people are just dating, once they decide to take the next step, financial discussions before living together – as married partners or no – need to start taking center stage. Yes, some issues are more important to partners than money. But the recent experience of …

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