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Taxes
IRS Changes the Rules for Rollovers

A major decision by the tax courts affects a long-standing retirement strategy. Who's most likely to be affected?

Retirement
Fido: The Four-Legged Retirement Budget Buster

Research reveals spending on pets is on the rise for the over-65 set—to the detriment of nest eggs.

Taxes
What Are Capital Gains? A Guide to When These Taxes Apply

Capital gains can be a tricky concept: Here's what you need to know about them—and at what rate you'd be taxed.

Saving
6 Ways to Help Boost Your Career Worth

54% of employers can't find qualified candidates to fill open positions. How can you bridge the skills gap?

Retirement
Longevity Will Cost You: Why Healthy Lifespans Mean Sticker Shock for Women

Women are outliving men—and paying higher long-term-care premiums. Here, four questions to ask yourself about getting covered.

Top Money Mistakes To Avoid

Retirement
10 Retirement Myths That Can Wreak Havoc on Your Nest Egg

There are too many mistaken beliefs floating around about the “R” word. Here's the truth about saving for retirement.

Debt
9 Mistakes Not to Make With 529 Savings Plans

Need to save for college, but not quite sure how? These pitfalls should be on your radar.

Loans & Mortgages
7 Top Mortgage-Shopping Mistakes to Avoid

A home is probably the biggest purchase you will ever make. Be sure not to trip over these mortgage-shopping pitfalls.

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Saving
Checklist: I Lost My Job

Have you had a career hiccup? First of all, don't panic. Then, follow these steps to get back on track.

Saving
I Want to Leave the Nest

Whether you've just graduated or are back on your feet after a tough job search, moving out is a big step.

Credit
I Want to Dispute an Error on My Credit Report

Studies say up to 25% of credit reports contain errors, some of which could drag down your credit score.

Taxes
I Want to Do My Taxes

This checklist gets you in and out of tax season with minimal fuss.

Loans & Mortgages
I Want to Fill Out My FAFSA to Get Student Aid

Think of the FAFSA as your golden ticket to educational opportunity—it's key for you to apply for grants, scholarships and federal loans to help pay for college or graduate school.

Credit
I Want to Negotiate Down My Credit Card APR

If you're trying to pay off credit card debt, the interest rate is a huge factor. Here's how to convince your credit card company to lower it.

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Debt
Live a Debt-Free Life

Get on the road to banishing your debt once and for all with this three-day bootcamp.

Earning
Build Your Business

Leverage your skills and stay ahead of the small business competition in seven days.

Investing
Start Investing

Learn to grow your money and protect it from market downturns in seven days.

Retirement
Retiring in Style

Envision your future retirement and learn how to get there in 10 days.

Saving
Take Control

Get the life you want with the money you have in this 10-day program.

How to Budget
Cut Your Costs

Save in every room in the house with this 15-day bootcamp.

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