Financial Planning and Long-Term Saving Guide

How to invest your money, plan for retirement, and get your financial future on the right track.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

How to Refinance Everything in Your Life

When you hear “refi,” you probably think “mortgage.” But you can also benefit from refinancing car loans, student loans, and credit-card debt. When is it worth the bother? Here’s guidance (plus shortcuts) from the pros.

Women and Money

Why you need to take control now. The good news: More than a third of American women are now the family breadwinner (look at that!). The bad news: We still tend to pass the buck on important money matters, such as investing and retirement. Ready to take charge of your financial future? Start right here.

 

 

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Ease Your Money Worries

6 Super Creative Ways to Give Money as a Gift

Rather than stuffing a few bills into a card and calling it a day, try one of these out-of-the-envelope ideas for gifting money. 

How to Make Your Money Grow

If you can run a business or a bake sale, you can learn how to manage your finances. Here, four simple strategies for acquiring the basics

 

5 Surprising Strategies for Securing Your Financial Future

Save more, spend less, invest wisely—you know the broad strokes of building a nest egg. But the how-to can be elusive. Financial adviser Manisha Thakor offers fresh strategies you can take to the bank.