Posts by LearnVest

Ask a CPA: ‘What Happens if I Overcontribute to a Retirement Account?’

Breaking IRS rules and putting too much in a retirement account can wreak havoc on taxes. What to do if you’ve passed the limits. More

Dollar Do-Overs: 9 People Share ‘How I’d Do Things Differently’

From taking on a timeshare to scrimping on wedding planning, there’s something to be learned from these financial hindsight tales. More

Webinar: Decoding Your Credit Score

Your credit score is like your heart rate: It’s a key gauge of your overall health. Here’s how to get that fiscal ticker in shape. More

Your August 2015 Financial To-Dos

From checking your credit score to getting a jump on your taxes, here are 5 key money matters to tackle before the summer is over.
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Hack My Debt! ‘I Want to Pay Off $10,000 of Credit Card Debt in a Year’

Alexis racked up debt pursuing a dream career—and now needs pointers on how to dig out while living on an irregular income. More

Embrace the July 2015 Call to Action (You Could Win $100!)

We want to know: What was your worst summer job—and what did it teach you about money? Tell us about it, and you could win $100! More

Your July 2015 Financial To-Dos

Five quick exercises—like evaluating your cooling bills and revamping your LinkedIn profile—for a financially healthy month. More

Embrace the June 2015 Call to Action (You Could Win $100!)

Ever revived a New Year’s resolution you’d given up on? If so, how did you get back on track to accomplish it by December? More

Your June 2015 Financial To-Dos

It’s summertime, and the livin’ is easy! Soak up some financial wisdom with these five money tasks—before you go soak up the sun.
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60 Motivating Seconds With a CFP: The “Quick Win” Guide to Nailing Your Money Goals

Is your money motivation M.I.A.? A LearnVest CFP® shares how to break down goals into micro milestones to help keep you on track. More