Whether you're single or married or have a family, make sure you're aware of all decisions made regarding your finances.
You should participate equally in planning and savings decisions.
In the event of a divorce, women should seek advice on their future budget and insist their ex-spouse provide adequate
long-term, disability and life insurance coverages to protect any alimony in the event of death or disability.
By keeping yourself and your bills organized, you can lessen chance you'll end up paying those costly fees and service charges that you end up paying simply because you are disorganized and simply didn't pay your bills on time.
When you get into a schedule to pay your bills, no matter how you decide on what days your family bill paying days will be, you'll reduce odds that you will accidentily miss a bill payment due date.