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How Money Can Bring Couples Closer

Our challenges are our greatest teachers. Courageously faced, the bumps couples face in the road…

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How to Protect Your Finances When Love Is New

Is your new Valentine aiming for your heart—or your wallet? Here’s how to avoid being a fool for love

Key dos and don’ts—and major red flags that should never be ignored—in order to avoid…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Should You Date Someone With A Bad Credit Score?

What’s significant about a significant other’s financial profile

“Almost 2 in 5 adults say knowing someone’s credit score would affect their interest in…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Why Romance Heats Up in Retirement

Study finds retirees heating up their golden years

As social relationships built in the workplace tend to fade and leisure replaces the time…

By Stacey Tisdale

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What You Need to Know About Money and Divorce

Maintaining financial stability when 'I Do' turns into 'I Can’t'

Many times the emotional aspects of a divorce process can cause one to be unable…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Being the Financial Role Model Your Child Needs You to Be

Financial Literacy Month Special- Parents not making the grade when it comes to teaching kids about money

“We know that many kids are talking about money with their friends often and even…

By Stacey Tisdale

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3 Danger Signs Of Relationship Scams

Missing these red flags can do plenty of damage, including ruining your credit, destroying your business and disrupting your career

Failing to recognize dating and relationship scams before getting involved can do plenty of damage,…

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Family Loans: 3 Tips For Dealing With The Pressure to Lend

How to be supportive without breaking your budget

“You don’t want to be the reason that a family member suffers hardship, but you…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Oh Yes They Did! Millions Committing ‘Financial Infidelity’

New survey finds many hiding money moves from significant others

Every relationship has different boundaries and expectations and the only way to find them is…

By Stacey Tisdale

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When One Spouse Retires First

3 tips for keeping the peace when you’re on different paths

Things can get tricky, however, when the person sleeping next to you does have to…

By Stacey Tisdale

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The Financial Chains That Bind: Victims of Domestic Abuse

An interview with YWCA (USA) CEO Dr. Dara Richardson-Heron

“While this type of abuse leaves no bruises, it can be one of the most…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Financial Fitness for Unmarried Couples During ‘Unmarried and Single Americans Week’

Financial realities of saying “I’m Yours” without a wedding ring

“When a couple gets married, there’s many legal rights and benefits that are awarded to…

By Stacey Tisdale

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[WATCH] B.E.’s Stacey Tisdale Talks ‘Kids and Money’ on NBC’s “Positively Black”

How parents can raise money smart kids

Communication: We must have open and honest conversations about money with our children so…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Preparing For the Financial Aftermath of Divorce

Here's how to stay rational about wealth during this usually emotional time

You’ll need objective advice about how to fairly divide property that has escalated in value;…

By Denise Campbell Laidler

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[STUDY] Finances Are Top of Mind For LGBT Couples

Wells Fargo survey reveals how marriage equality is shaping same-sex couples’ money plans

Wells Fargo survey reveals how marriage equality is impacting LGBT couples money plans.

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Love and Money: Is Your Boo a Burden on Your Bottom Line?

5 questions that help you get real about love and spending

This story gives tips on love and money, to help people deal with the human…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Married to the Boss: Can Marriage, Money and Multimedia Mix?

Effective tips for working with your partner

One couple who have worked together for nearly a two decades in the stressful world…

By Kenny Pugh

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Are You and Your Honey on the Same Page About Money?

Tips for creating financial harmony

Not only did a new study find that couples are not on the same page,…

By Stacey Tisdale

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‘Marrying Down’ May Cost Educated Women $25K a Year

Recent study shows black women who marry less educated men may be losing financially

Recent Pew study shows black women who marry less educated men may be losing financially.

By Brittany Dandy

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[WATCH] Giving Loved Ones a Hand Up vs a Handout

Tips on lending a hand without breaking your bank or enabling bad behavior

Tips on how to lend a helping hand without breaking your bank or enabling bad…

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Ask Sheree: When an Employee Suffers Cultural Bias

What should I do when I sense that my manager is culturally biased against me?
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How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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