Getting married

Life Events > Getting Married
Getting married or moving in together can be the start of an exciting new adventure. These resources can help you prepare.
Keep in mind:
Catalogue what you'll bring to the marriage
Chart your immediate course together
Discuss your long-term joint financial goals (buying a home, retirement)
Budget for your wedding and honeymoon

Marriage and your finances

Marriage affects how you build wealth, plan for retirement, and capitalize on insurance-related benefits.

The Financial Side of Marriage Equality

Same-sex couples have many new financial doors open to them now.

Engaged? How well do you know each other's finances?

It's a good idea to fully understand each other's financial situation and attitudes before you legally come together.

The marriage penalty

Depending on what you and your spouse make, filing taxes together can give you a marriage benefit or a marriage penalty.

Moving in together

It's a big step, to be sure. This checklist can help you sort out the most common questions and issues.
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