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Huffington Post: Money Questions Before Marriage

Huffington Post  |  November 8, 2011

Planning for your wedding is great, but what happens after the ceremony? Set yourself up for marital (and financial) bliss by asking these money questions before the big day.

When it comes to starting a new marriage off on the right foot, there are many things to consider. Planning for your long-term goals is a great place to start. Including making retirement savings a priority.

Lauren Lyons Cole, a Certified Financial Planner, also recommends discussing how you’ll structure your retirement accounts, which have to be held individually — like setting up a Spousal IRA for the stay-at-home spouse.