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Time to start giving your kids an allowance? Get tips for how much to give, when to start, and how to structure an allowance program for your family.
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Gen Y and Z are saving money, which is great news. But they could be saving smarter and earning more. Here are some valuable tips for going from saving to investing and building an even bigger nest egg.
Baby Boomers aren't afraid of digital banking, but they are still cautious when it comes to mobile banking. Here's a few online tools that might change their minds.
Find out about accounts, tools, and technology to help college students handle money and make smart financial decisions.
Joint bank accounts can make money management easier for families, partners, and small businesses. Here are some tips on when and why you may need one.
Planning for long-term care of a special needs child can be overwhelming. Learn about savings options such as special needs trusts and ABLE accounts.
Tips for teaching new drivers about the costs of car ownership.
Everything changes when you have a baby, especially your finances. But you can take some simple steps to prepare financially when you're expecting.
The sharing economy is more than a buzz-word or a trend. Find out how it can help you save time, save money, make money, and increase sustainability.
Families with special needs children face many challenges. But there are benefits and resources that can help.
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Give your kids the tools to budget, save, decipher wants from needs, and make smart money decisions.
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Ready to buy a home now? Or is renting a better option ? From timing to finances to lifestyle, get insight and advice as to which housing option makes the most sense.
Just getting started investing? Take the time to check out some recommended online investment tutorials, highly regarded books for beginners, and other valuable financial education resources.
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Smart, simple tips for improving organization, reducing clutter, saving a little money, and getting a fresh financial start.
Good budgeting skills can make navigating your financial life a lot easier. Here are some tips for getting started.
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Want airline miles or a cash back? Credit card rewards programs can be valuable if you choose a card that matches your spending habits and interests. Here are some tips to find the best one for you.
Do you have an elderly family member and help manage his or her finances? Here are tips on how to help them keep their independence and stay safe.
Find out how you can save on food, air travel, hotels, amusement parks, and more with money-saving tips and ideas for spring break and summer family travel.
You may be able to pay off debt faster by using a personal loan to combine outstanding debts into one debt with a potentially lower interest rate.
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Don't make it easy for thieves to steal your identity or personal information. Take these precautions to help protect yourself from identity theft.
Expect the unexpected - or at least know your options when the unexpected happens. Learn the difference between a personal loan and a line of credit here!
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