So the big day is said and done. The dust has settled and you’ve officially taken the step in your life that involves another person- marriage! As newlyweds, your future is now shared. So how can you make sure it looks bright and prosperous? Many wait until it’s too late to discuss money: who has it, who doesn’t and who might need a little help in getting on the right track. Our credit counseling advice is to avoid this. If you haven’t had this conversation yet, it’s important to get on the same page so that you both may have a successful financial future together.
Checklist for Newlyweds & Their Finances
With goals to be set and debt to be handled, you are now partners, which can make things a lot easier than doing it alone. It’s just important that you are open and honest with each other about your finances. This infographic will help you piece together the decisions you should be making and the order in which you should be making them to ensure a happy financial future together.
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If you’re struggling to pay off debt, ACCC can help. Schedule a free credit counseling session with us today.