How to Manage Finances as a Couple

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A viewer wants to know if she and her boyfriend should keep separate accounts or get a joint account when the move in together. Certified Financial Planner Kimberly Foss has some tips.

  • Relationships and money are not one size fits all. Be Transparent with bank accounts.
  • Know who is leasing what
  • Create lists
  • Settle on contributions. Decide ahead of time who is paying what.