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Estate Planning for Newlyweds

The first thing you want to do as a newlywed probably has nothing to do with estate planning, but it's critical to tackle it early. Taking...

5 Personal Finance Tips for Parents

School may be out for kids, but it's time for us parents to sharpen our pencils. Do you receive a passing grade in planning and saving for...

The Biggest Retirement Blind Spot

You've spent years perfecting your portfolio's risk profile, allotting cash into securities and bonds and taking every other necessary step...

Money Mistakes to Avoid in Your 20s

The year 2013 was a milestone for me with lots of life changes. As I step deep into my 30s now, I thought it might be interesting to take a...

6 Tips for Tackling Debt as a Couple

Honesty and planning ahead can help alleviate the stress of sharing a budget. Here are six tips to help start the conversation, work out a plan and become a debt-free couple.