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Create financial resolutions to help get results
Create realistic and specific goals that will keep you on track in the new year and beyond.
Smart holiday spending
Use these expert tips to get everyone on your list something they’ll love — while staying within your budget.
Your retirement checklist
Six steps to help you plan, budget and button down your retirement income before starting your next big chapter.
Understanding market fluctuations can help you protect your savings
Understanding basic economic trends can help you make more confident financial decisions. Here’s what you should know about the market and creating a sound retirement plan.
3 ways to help protect yourself against financial abuse
Elder financial abuse is often committed by family members. Learn how to keep your money safe.
Make the most of your cost-of-living adjustment
If you receive Social Security benefits or a pension, here are four tips on how to put your cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) to good use.
Turn your passion into retirement income
Your hobby could have an unexpected upside: extra money.
Men vs. women in retirement
Discover the key differences between the sexes when it comes to retirement planning.
Home improvements: sell or stay
Here are seven cost-effective changes to consider, no matter what your decision.
Give yourself a year-end financial checkup
Even if you have a hands-off approach to your finances most of the year, you should take these eight key steps before year’s end.
5 cybersecurity safety tips
Doing this one thing reduces the risk of a cyber account takeover by nearly 99%. Get this and more cybersecurity tips to help protect yourself.
Picturing your future self may lead to decisions that can pay off later. Here are creative strategies to help prepare for the retirement you imagine.
How to help manage a loss of income
There are other ways to manage loss of income than by tapping into your retirement savings.
Play catch-up — even if you don’t need to
Learn how you can take advantage of 401(k) catch-up rules.
Best hiking trails for fall
Now is the perfect time to hit the trails and take in the foliage.
The pros and cons of customer loyalty programs
What kind of loyalty programs are right for you? Here are some factors to keep in mind.
5 tips for finding a financial pro who's the right fit for you
Not sure where to start when choosing a financial professional? Here are 5 tips to help make it easier.
Sneaky expenses that can wreck your budget
How to stop these 5 common small expenses from derailing your finances.
Self-employed? Make the most of your contributions with a solo 401(k)
Learn how your solo status could make you eligible for bigger savings.
Will your retirement money last as long as you do?
Many 65-year-olds may live into their 80s or longer. Check out these strategies to make sure your money lasts as long as you do.
4 steps women can take to help prepare for retirement
Women face unique hurdles when planning for retirement. Try these 4 steps to clear the way for a more secure future.
Revisiting your retirement plans
You’ve been building your nest egg for years, but does your strategy still meet your goals? Here’s why you may want to check in on your retirement plan.
5 fixed indexed annuity myths busted!
Understanding common misconceptions can help you determine if a fixed indexed annuity is right for you.