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Savings

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How Much Should I Save Every Month?

There isn’t an exact science to how much you should save, but your age and situation both play major roles. Generally, if you’re in your 20s and just starting to […]

Investing

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Cash and Stocks and Bonds… Oh My

There are many, many kinds of investments — but don’t freak out. It’s a good thing. It means there are many, many ways to put your money to work. Learning […]

Retirement

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What’s the Best Retirement Strategy?

When you’re just getting started, it can be tough to plan for something as far off as retirement. You might not even believe that retirement is possible. But investing now […]

Credit

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Good Credit Advice

If you have little or no credit history, it’s difficult for lenders to decide whether you are a good credit risk. On the other hand, if you have too many […]

Budget

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Expense, Expense, Expense

Think you’ve got a handle on the funds coming in? Then it’s time to look at the money going out. We know this may be a difficult budgeting moment … […]

Investing

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Mutual Funds Making Investing Easy

You grew up with the Internet, right? Right. Today, it’s easy to open a brokerage account online, deposit some money, and start trading. Great. But how do you know: Which […]