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By Coinage
March 6, 2017
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In sickness, in health, and in separate bank accounts? When you and your partner exchange vows, it's understood that you're intermingling every aspect of your lives together. But when your partner's credit score is less than favorable, should you keep those dings away from you?

In this Coinage video, see how your partner's credit can affect your newlywed decisions, and how to make smart financial decisions together so you can enjoy your post-wedding bliss.