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Money tips for managing relationships and life events

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Talking about money helps you set goals and know where you stand. Here are some tips to help you deal with money issues, wherever you are in life.

Start talking about money

The earlier you start talking about money with your partner, family or friends, the better. Making a money plan can help, whether you're starting or ending a relationship.

Prepare for life-changing events like getting married or having a baby. Raise your kids to be good with money and give them a vital life skill.

Understand how to deal with illness or losing your partner, and how to get help if you need it.

If you're in crisis or struggling to make ends meet, see urgent help with money. There are services to help you with food, bills, housing and emotional support.