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How I Reached My Retirement Goal

Retirement
Here's how I reached my goal of retiring at 60. With a little help — and a lot of planning — you could reach your goal, too.
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Personal Financial Planning: The Importance of Reviewing Your Finances Regularly

Finances
Your personal financial planning can greatly benefit from regular reviews. Here's how to get started.
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Just Got a Raise? Here Are 5 Goals to Put It Toward

Investments
You might be excited to spend the extra cash you just received from a raise — but consider putting it toward a specific financial goal instead. 
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How an Employee Financial Wellness Program Could Benefit Your Small Business

Small Business
Promoting your employees' financial well-being could come back around to help improve your business's success.
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Understanding the Role of Tax Deductions

Finances
What is adjusted gross income? And what does it mean to itemize? We cover basics of income tax deductions.
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Benefits of Long-Term Care Insurance & Other Ways to Pay for Your Care

Insurance
Long-term care can be quite expensive, but there are many ways to help pay. Here's a rundown of some of the options. 
Woman drinking coffee and looking out of her window after conducting a personal finance review

How to Conduct an End-of-Year Personal Finance Review

Finances
A personal finance review can give you insight into your financial performance over the year — and help prepare you for the start of the next one.
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What to Consider Before You Set Up a 529 Plan

Investments
A 529 plan can be an effective part of a long-term college savings strategy. Here's what to consider before you set one up.
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Digital Life After Death: Loved Ones' Social Media Accounts

Finances
Social media management is an emerging aspect of estate planning. Will you "memorialize" your accounts or delete them?
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