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Marital Agreements

By Linda Leitz - Last updated: Thursday, April 20, 2017

If you are going to get married and you and/or your fiancé has some financial history, a marital agreement is worth exploring. The term pre-nuptial or pre-nup generally refers to an agreement where people getting married set out how they’ll handle issues – usually financial issues – in their marriage. Colorado is one state that […]

Financial Tips for Second Marriages

By Linda Leitz - Last updated: Tuesday, April 11, 2017

If you’re considering getting remarried, there are some financial issues to address. Whether your previous spouse predeceased you or you divorced, you’re probably bringing some assets and/or debts that predate your current relationship. You owe it to yourself and your new spouse to discuss your money situation together and agree on how to handle finances. […]

Pre-Marital Checklist

By Linda Leitz - Last updated: Wednesday, March 25, 2015

A successful marriage has a balance of love and practicality. As both people rush toward each other with love in their hearts, it’s a good idea to look at some day-to-day and long term life issues, too. It’s reasonable to exchange some information. If you’ve never talked about what you earn, it’s time for “I’ll […]