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How To Invest in Your 40s

Once you get into your 40s, it can feel like your financial fate is sealed. But that's not necessarily true. Fortunately, no matter where you’re

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How To Invest in Your 30s

Your 30s can feel like the prime of your life. You survived the learning curve of your 20s, are likely set in your career, and

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How To Find Your Old 401(k)

Once you break up with a company — either by your choice or theirs — everything you contributed to your 401(k) is yours to keep. 

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Mortgage
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What Is a Home Equity Loan?

Sometimes, you need a large amount of money.  Maybe it’s to pay for something like a wedding or school, or maybe it’s to pay off

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Why Did My Mortgage Go Up?

Your mortgage is a big expense — probably the biggest expense in your budget. So, if your monthly mortgage payment suddenly goes up, it can

How Much House Can I Afford?

 A home is often the largest purchase you will make. And some of us may spend decades in a single home, with multiple generations of

What Is a Mortgage Broker?

Taking your first steps into home ownership is an exhilarating, life-changing moment. But to get there, you’ll need a team of experts helping you through

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Student Debt
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Every parent dreams of providing a better life for their child. And for most parents, that means setting their child up for success financially, like

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Guide to Private Student Loans

Let’s face it — college is not exactly cheap. For some people, the price tag alone is the biggest obstacle when it comes to obtaining

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What Is the FAFSA and How Does It Work?

Whether you’re a student applying to college or a parent helping your child pay for college, you’ve probably heard that you should complete the FAFSA.

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Savings

How Much Should You Save a Month?

You sat down and thought carefully about your financial goals — go you! You now know what you’re working towards and how much you need

Budgeting
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Retirement

What Is a Roth IRA?

A Roth IRA is a type of retirement account that can help you grow your money while reducing the taxes you’ll pay later in life.

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How to Save for Retirement

We can all agree that saving for retirement is important. But it’s hard to know where to get started. If you are just starting to

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Debt
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What Is a Debt Snowball?

If you live in the tropics and have never known the joy of a good winter romp, the meaning of the personal finance metaphor “debt

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How to Do a Balance Transfer the Smart Way

The right balance transfer promotion can help you consolidate multiple balances into one, which simplifies your financial to-do list. More importantly, it can save you

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Banking
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A good checking account should offer access to ATMs everywhere you need them, super-simple mobile banking so you can manage your money from anywhere, and

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How to Start a Business with No Money

Starting your own business sounds ideal: the autonomy to be your own boss, the satisfaction of building something that others love, the potential for great

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