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Financial Planning and Long-Term Saving Guide

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

Helpful How-To's

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 

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7 Ways to Reach Your Financial Goals

Once you’ve exceeded your budget, it’s easy for your spending to spiral out of control. Follow these simple tips to get your finances back on track.
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Planning for Retirement

Find the right IRA that will help you navigate your future with ease.
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5 Things to Consider Before Investing

Consider these things to ensure your hard-earned money is invested appropriately.
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The Right IRA Account for You

Who says retirement plans are difficult to understand? Here are your options, fully decoded.
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Ease Your Money Worries

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3 Solutions for Financial Worries    
If money stress is keeping you awake at night, do yourself a favor and confront your concerns head-on. Here, three simple ways to ease your worries.

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Home Buying Checklist

Factors to consider and steps to take on the road to your next dream house.

  • Decide how much you can spend. For a convenient worksheet, go to
  • Check your credit reports to find out your status. Your credit report affects a lender’s willingness to give you a loan, and if there’s a mistake that negatively impacts you, you can try to correct it.
  • Get an idea of how much you can borrow. Real estate agents and lenders can help with this, or use one of the mortgage calculators on the Web (such as on

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