Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 3:05 pm
By Paula Pant · Bankrate.com

Couples manage money in various ways. Here are three options for combining finances.

Wednesday, February 20, 2013 4:00 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Here are seven reasons why being married is good for your retirement planning.

Thursday, August 04, 2011 3:43 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

My husband and I are in the process of building our retirement home. We’ve agonized over the process and a couple of times nearly given it up because the price seems daunting and we can’t agree where to cut. So just now, he sent me an email from work (where I suspect things aren’t too

Monday, February 14, 2011 2:15 pm
By Lucy Lazarony · Bankrate.com

Are you being honest with your spouse about your spending and your credit cards? A nationwide survey conducted by CESI Debt Solutions, a nonprofit organization dedicated to debt-free living, found that 80 percent of married couples spent secret money and more than 18 percent had a secret credit card. Does your significant other know about