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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 couple who understand their health care costs in retirement.

Answering a few key questions about your plans and your health can help you understand health care costs in retirement.

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From health care coverage to 401(k) options, this financial list of to-dos can help you navigate the future after losing a job.

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Photo of a student at college.

Preparing for college costs doesn’t start when your child is a senior in high school. Use this financial guide to help with what you need to know (and when you need to talk to your kids, too).

6 minute read
Photo of a couple budgeting for a home.

Budgeting for a home includes more than just a mortgage payment.

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Photo of a family who has organized their estate planning documents.

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

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Man who is rebuilding his retirement savings after divorce.

Just because retirement savings are in your name doesn’t mean they’re necessarily all yours. Meet a man who was on track to retire in 15 years, until a divorce settlement changed his plans.

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