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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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Taxes impact the national, state, and local economic outlook—and your pocketbook.

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Photo of a large and small change gar depicting that you should use some of your tax refund responsibly.

It can be tempting to splurge with your tax refund. We’ve got five ideas that keep the “fun” in your “refund” while letting you be responsible and strategic with your money.

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So 2020 is history, but your ability to lower your 2020 taxes might not be. Here are three ways you may still lower your tax bill.

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Photo of a woman who is filing her 2020 taxes.

Curious about how home office expenses and 2020 federal tax brackets may change your filing status? Here are some insights.

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Photo of a couple who is saving on their taxes while also saving for retirement.

We’d all like to keep more of our hard-earned money, right? Learn how you can save on your taxes while you save for retirement.

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Photo of a man who is preparing for tax season.

Check off a few tasks for the 2020 income tax season so you’re ready when it’s time to file.

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