Amy Fontinelle is a personal finance writer focusing on budgeting, credit cards, mortgages, real estate, investing, and other topics.
Before saying 'I do' again, explore a prenuptial agreement, revising your will, estate plan or trust.
Does remarriage help or hurt a student’s college financial aid package?
Should you choose term or permanent life insurance? It depends on what you’re insuring against.
Opening new credit cards can sometimes help, not hurt, your credit score.
Know your partner's money habits before you say "I will."
Some colleges offer unique financial aid and scholarships to twins and siblings.
What to consider when selling your first home, from staging to negotiating.
Your former home could become an asset, if you fully understand the duties and expenses of landlording.
Learn how to retire early without paying penalties on retirement account distributions before age 59½.
It might be easier to qualify before tapping retirement resources.
Is the money you are giving your adult child helping or preventing him or her from becoming self-sufficient?
Supplement costs with a Coverdell Education Savings Account, Roth IRA, financial aid, scholarships or loans.
College-bound kids need to be wary of the pitfalls of unaffordable debt.
Learn about two top choices for many investors.
These communities can offer numerous amenities, but may have limits as you age.
Emotional and financial demands change from pets to children to parents.
Couples planning a wedding around a winter holiday must navigate carefully.
Parents, children, and grandchildren can make a business work, with the right skills.
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