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Infographic: Should you move for love?

Absence may make the heart grow fonder, but sometimes it can make financial sense to move with your partner.

Your significant other just accepted an amazing job offer. The only problem? It’s halfway across the country. It’s great news for your loved one’s career, but it leaves you with a very important question: Can you afford to follow your one true love?

About 20% of the population1 moves for love at some point. And while it can be tempting to pick up and go with your partner, you should first think about the impact a move can have on your money — and if your relationship is worth the risk.

Use these questions to help you figure out whether relocating is a smart financial move right now.

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