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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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Photo of a couple considering using their retirement accounts to pay off debt.

Be sure to understand all the consequences that could come from using your retirement account savings to pay off debt.

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An older adult and her daughter smile and hug.

If your parents need assistance near or in retirement with finances, you can help protect them and your own well-being, too.

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Photo of a multigenerational family.

Every multigenerational family looks a little different, but the financial questions and concerns can be the same. These ideas can help you plan for every person’s needs.

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Photo of a son an his father talking about money.

It can be tough to bring up the topic of money with your parents. Here are four ways to approach the conversation.

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Photo of a grandmother helping to raise her granddaughter.

Whether it’s an unexpected situation or you saw it coming, taking on a “second parenthood” can be a big change, and requires some careful planning.

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