Financial basics

A Roth IRA can help you save for the future—with some flexibility.

No 401(k)? How to save for retirement
Don't worry—there are tax-advantaged options for people without a 401(k).


Preparing for emergencies
Learn how to build a safety net to help protect yourself and your loved ones.


7 cash flow tips for tough times
Facing a cash crunch? You are not alone. See how to find extra cash.

Milestones

Rent or buy a home?

Sometimes renting may make more sense for your finances and circumstances.

Money 101

How to start investing

Think about how long you plan to stay invested, your financial needs, and how much risk you can tolerate.

Debt and credit

Investing and retirement

Take control of your finances

If you're unsure about the future, it can make sense to save more and spend less.

Financial checkup

Answer 9 questions to get a personal action plan on financial wellness.

See how you're doing

Planning & Guidance

Review and evaluate different investment strategies.

Visit our Planning & Guidance Center

Special Report

Here are some ways for women to tackle investing, family matters, and retirement.

Viewpoints: Women and Money