On the first date, you discuss splitting the bill. Soon, you’re planning your first vacation together. Before you know it, you’re engaged and planning a wedding. If you haven’t already, it’s time to have the money talk. Financial things to talk about before getting married Yes, talking about money can be heavy, but it’s important…

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The Story Getting rid of credit card debt and investing for retirement are both smart ways to set yourself up for long-term financial health. Meaning you might have some financial FOMO when deciding whether to focus on option A or B. So tell me how to make the right choice. Trick answer…C: build up your emergency…

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Paying off your debt can be overwhelming. CNBC Select speaks to a personal finance blogger who debunks three misconceptions that may be in your way. Paying off your debt can seem like an obstacle you don’t even know how to start climbing over. While millions of Americans carry some form of debt — whether from credit cards, medical…

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A LOT has changed in the last four-plus months…from what we know about COVID-19 to its effects on jobs, the economy, and stocks. And how the gov is responding to all of it. Here’s the latest on how the coronavirus may be affecting your wallet. You may be getting (another) check from the gov. In March,…

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