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5 Lessons to Teach Kids Money Smarts

Talking to your kids about money can give them financial confidence as adults. These subjects will help you get started.

Diversification and Consolidation: Not Just Investing Jargon

Diversification and consolidation may sound like investment jargon, but they’re both important concepts in a portfolio. One aims to help you manage risk, while the other focuses on managing goals.

Plan Your Legacy at Any Age

Estate planning isn't just for wealthy "fifty-somethings." If something happens to you, having a plan can make it easier for those you love.

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    Diversification and Consolidation: Not Just Investing Jargon

    Diversification and consolidation may sound like investment jargon, but they’re both important concepts in a portfolio. One aims to help you manage risk, while the other focuses on managing goals.

    Four Ways To Avoid Tapping Into Your Retirement Account

    Using retirement savings for a bill today can cost you in taxes and later when you retire. Find four ways to get money and keep your nest egg intact.

    4 Reasons to Rethink Cashing Out Your Retirement

    It's tempting to cash out your savings during a cash crunch. While it's enticing to take the money now, find out why you should ignore that call.

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      College Dreaming? Send Yourself Back to School

      Thinking about going back to school? It pays to investigate your college payment options and plan ahead—even if you have limited time.

      4 Reasons Why RMDs Make Great 529 Contributions

      Retired and want to help fund a child's education? Here's how to link two of life's most important investment goals.

      Someday, "Back to School" Will Mean Off to College

      Your kid is one first day of school closer to the last day of high school. Saving for college now may help offset the burden of student debt.