The Financial Effects of DOMA:  Social Security
March 18 2014 11:07 AM ET

The Financial Effects of DOMA: Social Security

Advocate.com Editors

The IRS ruled last year that all same-sex marriages will be fully recognized for Federal tax purposes. Great news for most newly married same-sex couples. Unfortunately, not all Federal agencies have fallen in-line with the same interpretation of the recent DOMA decisions.

The Financial Effects of DOMA: Ushering in a New Year Money Minute
March 11 2014 11:12 AM ET

The Financial Effects of DOMA: Ushering in a New Year Money Minute

Advocate.com Editors

It's the perfect time to revisit our financial and estate plans to assure all I’s have been dotted and all T’s have been crossed. Especially with the tremendous amount of change this past year has brought about for all LGBT couples.

The Financial Effects of DOMA:  Filing Taxes
December 10 2013 6:56 PM ET

The Financial Effects of DOMA: Filing Taxes

Advocate.com Editors

In the aftermath of the DOMA decisions this past summer, LGBT couples across the country have been left bombarded with information about what this all really means. In this episode, we’ll focus on income taxes and how these recent decisions will truly impact a married LGBT couple.

Employee Benefits in the wake of DOMA’s Overturn
December 10 2013 6:38 PM ET

Examining Employee Benefits in the Wake of DOMA’s Overturn

Advocate.com Editors

In this episode, we’ll be addressing some of the employee benefit changes that may come into play following the Supreme Court DOMA decision this past summer.

The Financial Effects of DOMA: Newlywed Financial Decisions
November 06 2013 5:06 PM ET

The Financial Effects of DOMA: Newlywed Financial Decisions

Advocate.com Editors

With the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn DOMA and Prop 8, in this episode we want to examine how this affects newlywed same sex couples in terms of their rights and financial decisions.

The Financial Effects of DOMA: State Versus Federal Law
November 06 2013 5:00 PM ET

The Financial Effects of DOMA: State Versus Federal Law

Advocate.com Editors

Prior to the Supreme Court's overturning of DOMA and Prop 8, LGBT couples’ unions were not considered equal to “marriage” in the eyes of the federal government. But now some same sex couples can enjoy the benefits as heterosexual married couples.

The Financial Effects of the Supreme Court’s Decisions about Gay Marriage: Part 2
August 21 2013 4:10 AM ET

The Financial Effects of the Supreme Court’s Decisions about Gay Marriage: Part 2

Advocate.com Editors

On this episode of Money Minute, we talk about the nearly 1,100 federal benefits and privileges now available to same-sex couples.

The Financial Effects of the Supreme Court Rulings Affecting Gay Marriage
August 21 2013 4:00 AM ET

The Financial Effects of the Supreme Court Rulings Affecting Gay Marriage

Advocate.com Editors

On this episode of Money Minute, we focus on the 2 landmark gay marriage decisions recently ruled upon by the Supreme Court, and the new host of financial and estate planning challenges and questions for LGBT couples to consider.

Credit Issues for Same Sex Partners
November 08 2011 5:00 AM ET

Credit Issues for Same Sex Partners

Advocate.com Editors

How does my partner's credit affect mine? If the federal government recognized your marriage, the answer to this question would be simpler.

Planning for a Childs Education and Funding a Return to School Mid-Career
September 13 2011 7:00 AM ET

Planning for a Child’s Education and Funding a Return to School Mid-Career

Advocate Contributors

Get an education on paying for school. Most important to know is that the price tag for a college education grows at twice the rate of inflation.

Financial Issues that Come with Adoption
August 26 2011 9:20 AM ET

Financial Issues that Come with Adoption

Advocate Contributors

Adoption is expensive, and here we offer tips for planning a big change to your life and bank account.

Purchasing a Big Wish List Item
August 10 2011 9:50 AM ET

 Purchasing a Big Wish-List Item

Advocate Contributors

Hey, big spender, start planning ahead. Pricey items and extravagant trips for you and your partner require a budget. Here's how to make one that you both can follow.

Elder Care
June 28 2011 11:30 AM ET

Elder Care

Advocate Contributors

Caring for an aging parent, elderly domestic partner or close friend presents difficult challenges. Find out what to do when you are asked to step in as the caregiver.

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