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How would you evaluate your knowledge about investing? Take a deeper dive into investing by reviewing our articles that discuss a variety of topics, including college savings, mutual funds, stocks, portfolio diversification, IRAs, estate planning and more.
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How to Start Investing in Your 20's

When it comes to investing in your 20s, using tax-efficient accounts and managing the trade-off between risk and reward can be key.
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Plan for College for Future Generations

Many jobs may require an education beyond high school, and while higher education is a great investment, it can be expensive for parents if they choose to help pay.
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Investment Education: 5 Common Investment Myths Debunked

Do you need to be a millionaire to invest? Is investing equivalent to pulling the lever on a slot machine? We're here to debunk these myths and more.
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What Is an Index Fund & How Does One Work?

An index fund is a mutual fund or exchange-traded fund that owns the stocks or bonds that comprise an index, such as the S&P 500 or Russell 2000. 
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How to Pick a Mutual Fund: 5 Considerations for Your Next Investment

No mutual fund will be a good fit for everyone, but a few key factors may help you make the right decision.