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Let’s be honest: financial planning can be confusing, stressful, and just plain boring. But when you focus on the kind of life you want—the goals, needs, and dreams you have for yourself and your family—your decisions about money get a lot easier. We’re here to help you explore the financial topics that matter to your life.

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A patient in a doctor's office looks at a tablet a doctor is holding while the doctor explains what he is seeing.

Whether life threw you an early retirement curveball or you’re ending your working years as soon as you can, there are ways to bridge the health care insurance gap and guard your savings.

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A doctor is talking to a patient in an exam room.

Assembling key health care records can help equip your loved ones with the estate planning tools they need to deal with stressful times.

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An older adult is blowing out the candles on her birthday cake while her family watches.

Key sign ups and decisions around your 65th birthday help ensure your Medicare coverage and protect your retirement budget against extra costs.

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Image of a woman who is getting her finances in order after the death of her spouse.

Working through this list can help you figure out what to do when your spouse dies.

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Photo of a woman and a young child after bath time.

Figuring out post-divorce finances can be challenging but focusing on the basics and tackling important paperwork can help you start.

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Photo of a man who is retiring from work.

Build your retirement budget, plan for retirement income, and more tips to help when you’re retiring from work.

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