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Living happily ever after with your joint bank account

Joint bank accounts are a great convenience for people that share expenses. You could open a joint account with anyone really, your spouse, parents, children, even business associates and roommates. With more hands in the cookie jar, you’ll want to…

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Five ways to make saving easy and automatic

When it comes to savings, studies show that once we start setting money aside, chances are we’ll leave it there. The hard part is getting started. So how can we get ourselves to save in the first place? Automate! By having money set aside automatically…

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With these assets and liabilities, I thee wed

7 Key Questions to Ask Before Getting Married

Joining your lives together means joining your financial lives, too. You see one future with many goals. But each of you comes to a marriage with different spending habits, different attitudes about debt…

Lending Insights

Money management for teens

Financial responsibility plays an important role in growing up and becoming an independent adult. The sooner you learn and become comfortable with the responsibilities of finances, the quicker you'll be on the road to financial success. The following…

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Mortgage shopping tips

If you're shopping for a mortgage, we'd love to help. Here are some tips we've compiled to get you started:

1. Know the difference between a mortgage lender (like Webster) and a mortgage broker

Mortgage brokers do not lend money; they find…

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How to make your home equity work for you

For most Americans, owning a home is part of the “American Dream”. It is also one of the largest expenses and biggest investments you can make in your life. It is very important to know your options and choose wisely when looking to finance your home…