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Educate yourself about debt before you take it on, and about how to tackle the debt you have. From student loans, to credit cards and mortgages, we help you understand how it all fits into your financial picture.

Should you refinance your student loans?

Use this decision tree to see if this repayment option makes sense for you.
10/26/2018

Instant insights: Managing student debt

Is student debt interfering with your savings goals? You're not alone.
08/10/2018

10-second tips: Buying a home

Find out how others are feeling after taking on a mortgage.
07/02/2018

5 reasons 401(k) loans are a bad idea

You'll want to think long and hard before treating your retirement savings like a piggy bank.
09/15/2017

Should you borrow from your 401(k) to pay off credit card debt?

The decision to use a 401(k) loan to retire high interest credit card debt is not as obvious as it may seem.
09/15/2017

5 things to know before refinancing your student loans

Arm yourself with the facts before deciding.
08/23/2017

Find a better way to pay off student debt

Need help with student debt? Here's a better way to manage it.
03/13/2017

Will student loan debt destroy your retirement?

Student loan debt is skyrocketing. How does that affect your approach to retirement?
02/06/2017

Mortgage interest rates: Should you lock them or not?

Locking your rate is a gamble. It's good if rates go up, but they could go down.
11/29/2016

Awkward money situations: Hey, friend, can I borrow some money?

This one's easy. The answer is "no."
09/30/2016

Don't put your life on hold for student loans

Review three ways to reach your financial milestones while paying down student loan debt.
09/22/2016

Buying a home

04/06/2016