No sooner than the engagement ring goes on, couples are inundated with planning advice, from where to buy the dress and when to reserve the venue to the importance of sending save the dates on time. Opinions are like confetti. But once the wedding cake is in the freezer, and the real work of merging two financial — as well as emotional — lives begins, couples have generally been left to figure it out, until now! We’ve put together an easy to follow timeline with practical advice for savvy spending, saving, and financial communication with your S.O. Read on for tips on getting the best financial start possibly for a happy, financially healthy marriage.
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