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Life insurance protects the ones we love in case the worst should happen. That's why you shouldn't wait to buy some.
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There are lots of ways to go wrong with a 401(k). Don't hurt your retirement with any of these common mistakes.
People who save a lot of money share a lot of the same habits. Start saving more by doing as they do.
Many of Bernie Madoff's clients said "I thought he was my friend." Find out if your adviser is a friendly, but unscrupulous salesman and not the ethical adviser he should be.
Retirees can stretch their pensions (and their imaginations) by retiring overseas. Consider these affordable locales and start planning now!
Investing early and often is smart money management — usually. Avoid these common mistakes and you'll keep your portfolio safe and growing.
For a few reasons — some unfair — women face obstacles to money that men do not. Learn about those obstacles — and learn how to overcome them.
It's great to be able to DIY your money, but some jobs require the skills of a pro. Be the smart about when to seek professional financial advice.
Sad stories of spendthrift athletes wasting millions are all too common. But for these five footballers, frugal lifestyles keep their finances fit.
A first job teaches plenty about getting and keeping a job. A first paycheck teaches us a few things about getting and keeping money, too.
On September 25th, Kiplinger and NAPFA will be holding Jump-Start Your Retirement Plan Day to help answer all your retirement questions!
Today we found some stellar articles on retirement planning mistakes, money rules that nobody will ever teach you, and budgeting on a variable income.
The good news is that two-thirds of Americans have saved at least something for retirement. Do any of these explanations sound familiar?
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