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Giving to charity as a family is a great way to make your dollars and your energy go farther this holiday season.
More often than not, perpetrators of elder financial exploitation are someone the senior loves and trusts.
No matter how on top of your finances you are, certain money wasters can creep up on you. Watch out for these 10!
A recent Schwab survey suggests a financial gender gap starting at an early age. What can we do?
Technically, you can use a single 529 account for multiple children. But there are lots of reasons not to.
Are you one of the few and fortunate Americans prepared for retirement? Now's the time to find out—and take action.
Having an advance healthcare directive on file with your doctor and hospital is a wise move no matter your age.
Open Enrollment is the time to make sure you're not missing out on important benefits. Don't ignore it!
Cryptocurrency can yield big gains, but even bigger risks.
A nonworking spouse is eligible for a Social Security spousal benefit, but age and timing can affect how much.

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