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One financial advisor says becoming filthy rich someday starts with taking small but important steps now.
Since that dreaded annual April 15 tax deadline creates a great deal of stress for many people, it makes sense to get started on your taxes now.
A look at how nearly 3 million new college graduates can adopt good finance habits, from budgeting to managing student loans.
Tax rules governing IRAs are complex and ever changing, so if you're considering a Roth IRA conversion, get ready to do some legwork first.
A tax deduction is not a given each time you open your wallet for a worthy cause. So be sure to check with an advisor first.
As the end of the year approaches, experts say it's a good time to take stock of your financial situation by reviewing important documents.
Financial advisors Lazetta Rainey Braxton and Shannon Eusey caution savers to maximize 401(k) opportunities but avoid the pitfalls.
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Advisor Diahann Lassus, president and CIO of Lassus Wherley, discusses the good, the bad and the ugly of managing credit card debt.
The government designed myRA with the best of intentions, but some doubt whether it will get lower-income workers to save for retirement.
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529 college savings plans are popular, but myths about these useful vehicles for higher-education expenses abound. We debunk five of them.
High-net-worth clients are much like average investors, say financial advisors, with a premium put on passing on legacies to heirs.
Despite a possible interest-rate rise, homebuying has not slowed. Here is a look at key points sellers and purchasers need to keep in mind.
Financial advisor Stacy Francis says it's a huge challenge to try to convince women clients that they need to know more about their money.
A new fiduciary standard for financial advisors regarding retirement accounts is expected to be finalized soon.
The 401(k) is Americans' main means to save for retirement, but most don't know how to gauge whether a plan is good, putting savings at risk.
Financial advisor Stacy Francis offers a three-step approach to getting your budget in order to avoid a holiday spending hangover.
Save on taxes this year by employing these savvy tactics, from harvesting investment losses to donating to charities, by Dec. 31.
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It's critical not to squander year-end bonus money; instead, allocate it wisely to meet short- and long-term goals.
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