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Marriage

Marriage is the legal process of recognizing the union of two people in a relationship. Many couples choose to merge finances when they marry.

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All Questions: Marriage
NewPosted August 29, 2016 · Phoenix, AZ

Depending on your filing status, you might be exempt. You can make tax-free profits of $250,000 (single person), or $500,000 (married) depending on yo...

NewPosted August 29, 2016 · Cleveland, OH

I would not suggest taking out a SECURED loan (home equity loan where your house is the collateral), to pay UNSECURED debt (credit card). Your home w...

NewPosted August 25, 2016

It is up to him. Personally, I would let him keep his car, with his excess debt. There are family issues, of course, but certainly this amount of neg...

NewPosted August 24, 2016

I think you need to rephrase the question. Whose debts? Your spouses? Who are "They?

NewPosted August 23, 2016
John C Brandy

John C Brandy

CFEd, AAMS

Yes, you should inform the lender. If a payment is missed they'll write to him and presumably you'd open it, so you can perhaps wait at least that lo...

NewPosted August 18, 2016 · New York, NY

Here are a couple things you should focus on in your 5 year plan:

1) Make retirement plan contributions at a level that will at least take advantage...

NewPosted August 17, 2016 · Sacramento, CA

An attorney can advise you of all of your rights. I can tell you that in most cases a contract is not legal for persons under the age of 18. For you...

Posted July 30, 2016

You are single in 2016 unless you marry a new man by December 31. You could file with the new husband not the old one. Period. End of Story.

Posted July 27, 2016

You seem to be doing very well having $175K in retirement funds. From an emotional standpoint it may seem positive to pay down the mortgage. However, ...

Posted July 24, 2016
Travis Sickle

Travis Sickle

CFP®, AAMS, CRPC, RICP, AIF®

You can take equal periodic payments, the 72(t) rule.

www.sicklehunter.com/72t-rules-substantially-equal-period-payments

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