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How Well Do You Know Your Finances?

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If you’ve been on a first date then you’re likely familiar with this line of get-to-know-you questioning. And you can probably answer them in a heartbeat. But what about questions regarding your finances? Have they ever come up and left you stumped? If so, you wouldn’t be the only one.

This Valentine’s Day, we put the personal in personal finance by seeing how a group of unexpecting speed daters reacted to questions about their money.

The takeaway? Before spending the time to get to know someone, we might want to get to know our finances a little better. Marcus offers resources, tools and financial products to help people find ways to be smarter with their money. Check out our Resources section for more stories about saving, managing debt, credit scores, personal loans and more. 

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