What are the money decisions people need to make before they get married? How do you approach conversations around money, and what are the areas you need to focus on? In this Discovery Smart Money podcast, we talk about all the financial details that can make or break a marriage, for example - can you afford to have a child?
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Host: Maya Fisher-French, Financial Consumer Journalist
“It’s very important to have a real conversation about what is going to happen when one party decides to stop work – how will they fund everything going forward?”
Onalenna Disipi, Discovery financial adviser and certified financial planner
Living out your financial values in a marriage
Once you get married, your financial plan will change. You want your life together to be risk-free and peaceful, and you’re no longer investing for one retirement but two. Speak to your financial adviser about your new family’s financial goals and how you can achieve them. If you don’t have a financial adviser, you can leave your details with us, and we’ll call you back to discuss your retirement plan and insurance needs.
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