April 10, 2021

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The Top 10 Financial Mistakes for Young Couples to Avoid

Talking about money may not be the most romantic conversation, but it just may be one of the best things you can do for your relationship.

At a time when the stress of a global pandemic has set divorce on the rise — particularly among younger couples, according to the National Law Review — minimizing money disputes is even more important.

But it’s not all doom and gloom: Setting a solid financial foundation is one of the first steps a newly married couple can take on their path to enduring financial harmony. Couples who can avoid the following financial mistakes

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Biden tells Georgia to ‘smarten up’ to avoid losing business over new election law

President Biden said that Georgia needs to “smarten up” to avoid businesses leaving the state over its new voting legislation. 

“It is reassuring to see that for-profit operations and businesses are speaking up about how these new Jim Crow laws that are just antithetical to who we are,” the president told reporters Tuesday. 

“There’s another side to it too. When they in fact move out of Georgia, people who need help most, people who are making hourly wages, sometimes get hurt the most,” Biden said. 

He said he supports however businesses decide to protest the law. “I think it’s a

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How to avoid tax surprises with the health insurance premium credit

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The health insurance premium tax credit was designed to help lower-income Americans pay for insurance — but, if you’re not careful, you could end up owing money at tax time.

The refundable credit is available to any individual or household that obtains a health insurance policy through one of the health-care exchanges set up as part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, commonly referred to as Obamacare.

Intended to help people who aren’t insured through an employer-sponsored plan, anyone making less than 400% of the official federal poverty level is eligible

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