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Best Joint Checking Accounts | November 2020

In theory, joint checking accounts provide a simple and practical way to share expenses or help a loved one handle their finances. They are also a great tool when you're trying to budget, and you are in a situation that involves multiple people. However, not all checking accounts are made equal. Here's a closer look at the top joint checking accounts available.

Many couples decide to join financial forces with a joint checking account. Opening a joint checking account can also be an excellent option when you're caring for an aging parent or want to teach your child how to manage money. However, you are giving others access to your money, so you need to have a strong and trusting relationship with other account holders. It's also important to take your time finding an account with affordable fees that satisfies everyone's needs.

This article points to important questions to ask and a list of some of the best joint checking accounts currently available.