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4 questions to ask about life insurance

Feel confident about protecting your family's financial plan.

The ABCs of 529 savings plans

Learn ways to explore investment options and potential tax advantages.

50/15/5: A saving and spending rule of thumb

It isn't about managing every penny. Track your money using 3 categories.

How to invest tax-efficiently

Create a strategy to help manage, defer, and reduce taxes.

Getting your affairs in order

It may not be a popular topic—but it is important to have a plan in place.

What investment style meets your needs?

You may want to hire professional help or do it yourself.

5 tricks to successfully juggling multiple savings goals

Putting a plan in place can help keep you from getting overwhelmed.

Helping your (older) parents with their finances

Recognize the signs that help is needed and then be ready to step in.

Managing a windfall (like a bonus or inheritance)

Make sure you put your new bonus or inheritance to its best use.

Getting remarried (or married later in life)

Discuss these money matters with your future spouse before the big day.

5 ways to protect what's yours

It's important to keep your key documents and beneficiaries up to date.

Think ahead: 4 easy ways to simplify financial planning for retirement

Here are some retirement preparation ideas you might not have considered.

5 simple ways to save money on your mortgage

Finding ways to save money on your mortgage is as American as home ownership itself.

4 steps to funding an education

There's no one-size-fits-all plan for higher education, but with a little work you can figure it out.

Stay the course with your investment strategy

Successful long-term investors are patient and ignore short-term emotions.

Top 10 money mistakes new parents make

Don't lose track of your finances while welcoming a new baby into the world.

7-point checklist for making sure you can afford to invest

Make sure your financial foundation is solid first.

9 money lessons to take from the Great Depression

Get nine relevant tips from that historic era that can save your household money.

What is a savings account? (and why you should have one)

A savings account can be a smart place to stash short-term cash.