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5 money rules every millennial should live by

Making smart money decisions while enjoying your 20s is a tough balance. Follow these money management tips to help setup your financial future.

Don't take benefits for granted

Especially for young professionals, health insurance is the benefit we often take for granted, but we shouldn't!

2 people, 2 years, 4 jobs—all at one company

Transitioning into a new job at the same company is exciting. Here are some tips on getting acclimated to a new role.

New on the job? How I met my work bestie, Janice, and learned 3 financial lessons

Congratulations on your new job! Here's some guidance on the process of learning and practicing smart financial decisions.

4 financial steps to consider before you start a family

Thinking about starting a family? Here are some important steps that you should consider when financially prepping for you and your family's future.

How I Turned a Financial Miss into My #FinancialWin

Fidelity's Kelly Lannan shares how she learned from her financial miss of not investing in a 401k early on her career. In this article she speaks about what it taught her.

Financial anxiety is bringing millennials down

Millennials face financial anxiety, and it's impacting their investment strategy, financial planning, and more. Learn how to cope with financial anxiety so that you can live a financially healthy life.

How to bring up money for the first time in a relationship

Discussing finances in a new relationship isn't easy. Learn how to bring up personal finances with your significant other.

How to plan for your retirement in your 20s

Retirement may seem like a long way off, but starting to save for retirement early will greatly benefit you down the road. Learn how to start preparing for retirement from an early age.

What is the 'right' number of credit cards?

Is there such a thing as too many credit cards?

Finding the compromise between what you love and what makes you happy

Establishing a happy and healthy life comes with finding a combination of passion and financial stability. Learn how to find the compromise between what you love and what makes you money.

How much house can you really afford?

As an aspiring homeowner, there are some things you should know before you start touring houses. Find out how much house you can truly afford.

From house to kids: The smartest things to do with your money in your 30s

Understanding what to do with your money in your 30s can be daunting. Learn about money moves to make in your 30s.

I'm worried I'll never be able to afford kids

Financially, having children is a huge responsibility to undertake. Learn how you can save money to financially prepare yourself to have children.

10 best ways to get the raise you deserve

Negotiating a raise is scary, however with these 10 tips and tricks, you may be able to confidently ask for the pay bump that you deserve.

What you need to know about credit card limits

Credit card limits are determined by your lender, based on your credit score, FICO score, and more. Learn the basics of credit card limits to help you better understand how credit cards work.

Here's how to save money on travel without even noticing

Saving money can be tough, but saving money while you travel can seem almost impossible. This article explores savings tips to help you travel on a budget.

Can you afford to live alone? Here's how much it really costs to move out

Can you afford to live alone? Read here to better understand the financial implications of living alone, and how it can impact your personal finances.

College graduates: How to financially survive your 20s

Financial planning is difficult for college graduates just starting to establish financial independence. This article outlines how to financially plan and survive your 20s as a post-graduate.

How to stop the money fights and grow (wealthy) as a couple

Wealth management as a couple can lead to fighting and miscommunication. Learn how you can communicate with your significant other about wealth management and grow as a couple.

What kind of wedding gifts should you expect?

Weddings are an incredibly exciting time in one’s life. At the end of the day, what financial help or gifts you get at your wedding can help you get on your feet and establish financial independence. Learn what you can expect to receive from your wedding

10 credit tips from someone with a perfect credit score

Looking to raise your credit score? Here are some credit tips from someone who has a perfect credit score and can help you boost your credit.

What investors need to know about risk

Financial risk and investing go hand in hand. Learn about financial risk and considerations.

New home? How much can you really afford?

Before you attend a single open house or read a single real estate ad, let us help you create a realistic price range.

10 top money tips

Take a look at Jean Chatzky's top money tips to simplify some of the money issues you might be facing.

How to stay motivated when you're already debt-free

How to stay financially prepared and motivated even if you have an absence of debt in your personal financial life. Read here to learn how you can stay motivated.

Buy vs. lease?
Which one is right for you?

Figuring out whether to buy or lease a car is not as complicated as you might think. Check out this infographic and learn which option might be best for you.

Power of small amounts

See how a change as small as a 1 percent increase in your contribution to your workplace savings plan can make a big difference for the future.

4 hidden costs of selling your home

Selling a home can be a stressful and surprisingly expensive process. Some costs can be unexpected. Let's go over four of them.

5 crucial financial moves to make before you get married

Finding a partner for life is a challenge, but basic money management is perhaps a bigger challenge. Learn about these 5 financial things you should do before you get married.
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