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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.
Looking for more in-depth guidance? Talk to your advisor to create a financial plan for your specific needs and goals.
Deciding to save for retirement is a great idea. Figuring out how to do it, on the other hand, can be a bit confusing. How do you figure out what’s best for you and your goals?
Should investing be part of your reality? How will you know you’re ready to start investing? Maybe you already are and didn’t even know it. Here are signs to help you know for sure.
Get 5 tips for building a solid saving strategy, whether you’re just starting out or you want to put away more of your money.
Looking for a step-by-step approach to creating a financial plan? (Or a handy reference if you already have one.) We’ve got you covered. Here’s how you do it.
This young couple is on track to retire early with 2 careers, 2 dogs, and a toddler—and they aren’t eating Ramen to get there.
The FIRE lifestyle emphasizes ultra-frugal living for people who’re trying to retire early. See how your saving and spending habits stack up with our quiz.