Budgeting

Learn how to develop an effective budget so you can make sure you're spending wisely on necessities while allowing yourself to enjoy things like vacations and other goals.

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

It isn't about managing every penny. See where your money goes using 3 categories.
12/21/2018

3 smart financial habits to get into during retirement

Manage these 3 things well and reduce your money worries as a senior.
11/16/2018

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 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

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

9 money lessons to take from the Great Depression

Get nine relevant tips from that historic era that can save your household money.
08/02/2016

Savings & spending check-up

See how your savings and spending compare.
04/22/2016

Getting divorced

Review money guru Jean Chatzky's steps to get back on track after a divorce.
04/07/2016

Death of a spouse

The death of a spouse can turn your world upside down. Get tips to help manage your finances during this time.
04/07/2016

A simple rule for saving and spending

50/15/5: Our rule of thumb is a first step in helping you achieve financial stability today and maintain your lifestyle in retirement.
03/25/2015