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October Financial Check-In: What You Should Know About Your Money This Month

This month’s news highlights cover everything from a Fed report on American finances to the implications of the Alibaba IPO.

September Financial Check-In: What You Should Know About Your Money This Month

The past 30 days have been chock-full of money news, from skyrocketing stocks to just-released government statistics on the price of parenting.

Millennials' Money Misconceptions: Insurance Not Needed

Many young people are actively saying "no thanks" to such key coverage as medical and renters insurance. Why the omission?

6 Rookie Portfolio Mistakes Even Seasoned Investors Make

From being inconsistent about risk to forgetting about fees, these errors aren't just reserved for newbies—but they are avoidable.

Your Money Bible: 25 Financial Terms Everyone Should Know

You don't think twice about using acronyms like TTYL, but how about ETF or AGI? Test your smarts with our glossary of money terms.

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Saving for College 101

Most parents worry: "How on earth will I pay for college?" We explain the ins and outs so you can stop worrying and start saving.

Investing 101

If there’s one thing that all wealthy people have in common it’s this: They invest. Learn why it's important, how to do it safely and the terms you should know.



I Want to Open an Account to Save for College

This checklist will walk you through the steps of choosing and opening the best college investing account for you.

I Want to Set Up an Investment Account

Find out how to choose a brokerage and get your investment account set up with our easy checklist.


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

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