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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 woman and a man who have talked about their finances before getting married.

Planning to tie the knot? Take time to wrap up the details of your financial future, too. Discussing these 6 hot topics about your money and goals can help you build a happier life together.

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Woman who has created a financial plan.

Sound daunting? Taking it one step at a time will help create a clear path forward. And less stress. Start with goal-setting. (Check back each month for your next step to success.)

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Photo of a couple who have talked about their finances and developed a plan together.

Get tips for finding the common ground you need to work toward the same money goals from expert financial journalist Jean Chatzky.

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