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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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A patient in a doctor's office looks at a tablet a doctor is holding while the doctor explains what he is seeing.

Whether life threw you an early retirement curveball or you’re ending your working years as soon as you can, there are ways to bridge the health care insurance gap and guard your savings.

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Assembling key health care records can help equip your loved ones with the estate planning tools they need to deal with stressful times.

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Start young, or start at any age, with this handful of to-dos that help build your financial security no matter how old you are.

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Photo of a couple that has decided they need a personal trust as part of their estate plan.

What’s a trust? How is it different than a will? Do you need one? Learn how this estate planning option can benefit you and your family—now and in the future.

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Photo of a woman who has protected her daughter with disability and life insurance.

Help protect your paycheck and your family by making disability and life insurance part of your financial plan. Here are 3 steps to make sure you’re covered.

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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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