- Financial Planning for Same-Sex Couples after the DOMA Decision
In June, 2013, the U.S. Supreme Court declared Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutional, a decision that has sweeping financial implications for same-sex couples who were married in states that recognize same-sex marriage. Couples should consider both the immediate and long-term impact of the ruling. Here are some of the questions to ask.
- How Does the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act Affect You?
Provisions of financial reform that may directly affect consumers like you.
- Summary of the New Financial Reform Law
The financial reform bill recently signed into law is an attempt to address some of the problems that contributed to the 2008 financial crisis. It is considered the most wide-reaching overhaul of the U.S. financial system since the aftermath of the Great Depression.