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Start Your Financial Legacy with a Records Almanac for Vital Info
June 3, 2015

Start Your Financial Legacy with a Records Almanac for Vital Info

As the old saying goes, there are only two certainties in life: death and taxes. While Uncle Sam will always be waiting in the wings for his fair share, you can create a ...

Want to Drink a Cuba Libre in Cuba? Here’s How to Get There
May 29, 2015

Want to Drink a Cuba Libre in Cuba? Here’s How to Get There

Travel to Cuba, off-limits for most American vacationers since 1963, is closer to becoming a reality. But before you dream of relaxing in ...

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Stay as Sharp as a #2 Pencil: Tips for Continued Education
May 27, 2015

Stay as Sharp as a #2 Pencil: Tips for Continued Education

Thinking about continued education when you retire? Find out which programs are best for you and get a few tips to pave the way to learning something new.

Summer Jobs and Money Smarts: Teaching Teens about Finances
May 27, 2015

Summer Jobs and Money Smarts: Teaching Teens about Finances

Teenagers today are pressured to excel academically and participate in extracurricular activities as résumé-builders for college applications, but the traditional ...

Road Trip USA: Take to the Highways for Summer Vacation
May 22, 2015

Road Trip USA: Take to the Highways for Summer Vacation

Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer, when vacationers take to the roads to seek beautiful and historic sites across the U.S. Gasoline prices are still ...

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Renewing (and Re-evaluating) Your Financial Vows
May 20, 2015

Renewing (and Re-evaluating) Your Financial Vows

Have you been married awhile? If so, find out what to consider when evaluating the short- and long-term financial goals you set earlier in your marriage.

Teach Kids How Money Grows: Everyday Economics
May 20, 2015

Teach Kids How Money Grows: Everyday Economics

One of the first things you might want to teach your child is that while money doesn't grow on trees, there are ways to make your money grow. Even a young ...

Luxury Linens: Why Thread Count Doesn’t Equal Better Sheets
May 15, 2015

Luxury Linens: Why Thread Count Doesn’t Equal Better Sheets

Apparently, we’ve all been duped: Thread count in luxury sheets doesn’t matter much. Thread count is only one metric that should be considered when looking at ...

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Pink Slips and Hospital Trips: Got Enough Emergency Savings?
May 13, 2015

Pink Slips and Hospital Trips: Got Enough Emergency Savings?

Here’s the thing about emergencies: They’re never planned. And if you find yourself without backup emergency savings to cover, say, a medical crisis ...

Mom's Day: Flower Giving Evolves Online and from Organic Growers
May 8, 2015

Mom's Day: Flower Giving Evolves Online and from Organic Growers

Clearly, she’s worth it. In 2014, Americans spent an average of $162.94 on mom for Mother’s Day, which is actually down $6 from last year, according to the ...

Decisions, Decisions: What Will You Do with That Big Raise?
May 6, 2015

Decisions, Decisions: What Will You Do with That Big Raise?

Wonder what to do with extra money when you get a promotion or bonus? Learn how to balance the urge to splurge with the need to achieve long-term goals.

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Concerned about Identity Theft? You Should Be
May 6, 2015

Concerned about Identity Theft? You Should Be

It has become a matter of when, not if, your identity will be breached, experts say. But there are steps you can take to better protect yourself. Identity theft topped ...

The Grass is Greener: Cut It with a High-End Lawn Mower
May 1, 2015

The Grass is Greener: Cut It with a High-End Lawn Mower

Lawn mowing may rank as one of the most mundane of household tasks, but the mechanized grass cutters are gaining elite status in neighborhoods across the U.S. ...

ATMs as Tellers, Brokerages for Cash: How Do We Bank?
April 29, 2015

ATMs as Tellers, Brokerages for Cash: How Do We Bank?

Technology, that highly productive goose that keeps laying golden eggs, has turned banking from a weekly chore into a task that’s as easy as snapping a photo ...

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Forget the Rules—Make Your Own Financial Marriage
April 29, 2015

Forget the Rules—Make Your Own Financial Marriage

Once upon a time, a man and a woman got married and lived predictably ever after. They bought a house, had children, and sometimes bought a dog named Scout.

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