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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 two family members talking about finances.

Mixing family and money can be difficult and emotional—but it’s inevitable. Here’s help for beginning (and continuing) family finance talks.

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Photo of a couple talking about whether they should retire together.

There's no universal retirement age. Talk through these questions with your spouse to help determine what retirement timeline suits your needs and lifestyle.

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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 woman with a young child.

You work hard to build your retirement savings. Protect what you’ve built by making sure your savings go to the beneficiary you choose.

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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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