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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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You can recover lost ground in your retirement savings. The key? Catch up however you can. These six strategies can help.

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

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Your retirement savings strategy changes from decade to decade. Here’s how to adjust your health care cost savings plan as you age, too.

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Photo of Ariana and Ted Schleisman who are living frugally to achieve financial independence.

Drawing upon saving, spending, and investing tips from the FIRE lifestyle, this young couple is on track to retire early. And they still find ways to travel and live big.

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When you organize your estate planning documents, think beyond a will and life insurance.

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Man who performs regular checkups on his retirement plan to determine if his goals are still on track.

When’s the last time you looked at the details of your retirement savings accounts? A yearly account review helps keep everything from your address to balances and beneficiaries in order.

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