Advocate Money Minute

In Money Minute, The Advocate offers visitors advice on financial planning. Sponsored by Wells Fargo, Money Minute gives guidance on issues that are specific to members of the LGBT community and their families, such as credit issues for same-sex partners, adoption by same-sex couples, tax implications, savings plans, elder care, creating a budget, long-term retirement savings, and action plans in the event of job loss. Find out what the financial experts have to say about these topics and more.

The Golden State is trying to help its poorest citizens. The other 49 need to take heed.

April 14 2017 5:33 AM

He may not give a fig about our rights, but he does understand money, according to Justin Nelson and Chance Mitchell of the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce.

March 31 2017 6:31 AM

Whether your wedding's at City Hall or the Four Seasons, talking about money before marriage is a must.

February 22 2017 5:03 AM

Protecting Dodd-Frank and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau isn't as sexy as saving Obamacare and marriage equality, but it's nearly as imperative.

February 21 2017 5:46 AM

A new report indicates it pays to be gay — or bi — and hitched to a member of the same sex.

December 02 2016 6:40 AM

Marriage equality did not magically make taxes simple. Read this before you head to the accountant.

February 11 2016 5:55 AM
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