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Financial planning

One key to money management is creating smart financial habits for your everyday life. Browse this section to find articles on budgeting, investing, building savings and more.
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Credit glossary: Terms you should know

Having trouble understanding how credit works? Here's a credit glossary to cover some of the common terms you should know.

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Wedding planning financial checklist

When you get married, you blend your hopes and dreams — and your finances.

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Income tax FAQs

Whether you look forward to tax season (and potentially getting a refund) or you dread the idea of preparing your return, it's a task that can't be avoided.

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Credit FAQs

Credit can impact everything from interest rates on mortgages and car loans to the ability to land a potential job.

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How to deal with financial stress

Take the time to address your most common sources of financial stress and develop solutions to counter them.

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Real life has no filter: Preparing for the financial realities of life

Download our quick guide for checklists, tips and more information on how to approach real life financial challenges.

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3 options when you need an emergency loan

Cash advances are high-risk and extreme. Consider other options before going out and getting a payday loan to solve your costly financial emergencies.

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