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Word Count: 766 The real cost of delaying retirement savings will shock you Retirement is typically low on the list of priorities for recent grads, but ignoring the issue entirely can literally cost young professionals hundreds of thousands of dollars....
Word Count: 589 3 empowering reasons why women can be better investors Women may lack financial confidence, but have many qualities that could make them good investors....
Word Count: 822 Parents: School is back in session, time to teach kids vital financial lessons Parents are the most important source of financial education for kids. Here are ways to share money knowledge with kids of all ages....
Word Count: 579 Going back to school? Tips to choose the right degree Are you applying what you learned in college to your current career field? A recent survey suggests this might not be the case....
Word Count: 539 How to maximize your tax benefits from charitable gifts Find out how to get the best tax benefits when you give....
Word Count: 435 Don't go back to college broke Simple tricks for helping college students stretch those summer earnings well into the school year....
Word Count: 524 5 rules to negotiate a better salary You've accepted a job and it's time for negotiate – a process few people are comfortable with. Skipping it, however, can mean that you miss out on better benefits or a higher salary. Consider these...
Word Count: 0 How to build your nest egg and ensure it lasts throughout retirement Building your nest egg is only part of your retirement planning. Here's what you need to know to help your money last throughout retirement....
Word Count: 344 Bridging the disability insurance gap Underestimating the risk of becoming disabled can throw a person into financial difficulty. Disability insurance can help, but is not always taken advantage of....
Word Count: 477 Which life insurance do you need at each stage of your life? Life has many stages offering challenges and rewards. Make sure your loved ones are cared for financially through these life stages....
Word Count: 528 5 vital questions to ask your financial professional Are you finances in order? Find out by asking your financial professional these five key questions....
Word Count: 551 Latest wrinkle on scams: Crooks pose as member of the military Scammers are posing as members of the military to trick patriotic Americans out of money. Here's how to recognize a possible scam....
Word Count: 560 Employee engagement is the secret for small businesses to stay productive and make money Having engaged employees in your business can lead to better employee performance and higher profits for the company....
Word Count: 678 Home renovation starts with good planning and good insurance Before you begin a home improvement project, take steps to protect your home and assets from construction risks....
Word Count: 771 Don't let college debt drag you down How far into debt should you go to fund your education? Keep these considerations in mind when balancing student loan debt with your career goals....
Word Count: 644 Teach your kids the value of money Children who learn money management at an early age can grow up to be more financially savvy adults....
Word Count: 612 Brown bagging potentially leads to $1 million retirement nest egg Brown bag your lunch every day, sink the savings into your retirement account and you could easily build a nest egg of $1 million. Small changes in spending could add up to a more comfortable...
Word Count: 743 6 tips for finding more affordable, better coverage during Medicare Annual Enrollment Questions and factors Medicare recipients should consider during the annual enrollment period....
Word Count: 644 Home improvements that give you the most bang for your buck Prioritizing a home-improvement wish list is never easy. Do you put design and aesthetics ahead of functionality? Or do you choose comfort and convenience over energy efficiency and cost savings?...
Word Count: 682 Planning for your 20-year vacation Are you ready to be on vacation for 20 or 30 years? If you want to retire, you might want to ask yourself this question....
Word Count: 504 Why grandma’s holiday check could be the worst gift for a special needs child You know that little check you can always count on from grandma or grandpa around the holidays? It could be the worst gift your child gets this year, if he or she is a child...
Word Count: 610 Planning for life's 'what ifs' It can be difficult to anticipate exactly how much, and for how long, you will need the protection of life insurance. Your policy should evolve over time to fit your evolving needs....
Word Count: 544 Small businesses: Check tax forms for errors to avoid fines for 2014 What tax errors could hurt your business in 2014?...
Word Count: 872 Spend smart and score brilliantly: Improve your credit score with these credit card best practices Learn how smart credit card practices can improve your credit score....
Word Count: 676 Student loan aftermath: educating graduates on the importance of credit scores Do you know just how big the student loan crisis is? Find out and learn how graduates can improve their financial standing....
Word Count: 633 Your credit scores: What you don't know could cost you Learn more about your credit scores and how having low scores could negatively impact your future....
Word Count: 62 Ready for today but what about tomorrow? [Infographic] Read on to learn more about the results of Prudential’s eighth biennial study about women and their financial behaviors and experiences to see how the results apply to you....
Word Count: 440 Last-minute shopping tips for back-to-school season that won't break the bank Left school supply shopping to the last minute? These tips can help you check everything off your list without spending tons of money....
Word Count: 637 Easy ways to make senior living affordable Affordability is a chief concern for many families seeking senior living arrangements. Here are some tips to help make securing care as affordable as possible....
Word Count: 702 With drought across the country, you can do your part to conserve water Having good water sense in and around your home can help you reduce your water bill and improve your environmental footprint....
Word Count: 543 Five ways to save big money on your cellphone bill Five simple moves can help reduce your monthly cellphone expense....
Word Count: 515 Tips for becoming your own best health care advocate Being an advocate for your health can help keep you well, and could save you money on your Medicare coverage, too....
Word Count: 375 4 questions to ask before purchasing a new home Buying a new house is an exciting time in your life. Because it is one of the most important investments you’ll make for yourself and your family, there are many important factors to consider....
Word Count: 628 The self-employment surge and how professionals can best prepare Learn what you need to do to accomplish your goals in an ever-changing marketplace....
Word Count: 476 Stress-free back-to-school shopping tips for parents of teens Planning, cooperation and a few tricks can make back-to-school shopping stress-free for parents and a learning opportunity for teens....
Word Count: 694 How to recognize the signs of elder financial abuse Financial abuse of the elderly is on the rise and not only is it getting worse, but for every reported case of elder financial exploitation, 43 others go unrecognized. Here's what you need to know....
Word Count: 617 Growing your business: Tips for applying for small business loans The outlook for small business is up with many business owners feeling good about the future of the economy, their financial positions and their plans for growth....
Word Count: 658 Wedding smarts: Before the 'I do's' remember these important insurance to do's Planning a wedding is hectic, but there are also some vital details pertaining to insurance that many prospective newlyweds overlook....
Word Count: 427 Keep cool this summer while saving money Hotter weather can translate into higher costs if your home isn’t operating efficiently. There are simple things you can do throughout your home to keep cool while saving money....
Word Count: 621 Money-saving tips so you can earn your degree without going into debt Learn how to spend and save wisely so you can graduate without a mountain of debt....
Word Count: 856 Establishing a 401(k) at your small business is easier than you think - and helps employees save for the long-term Interested in adding or improving the 401(k) plan for your small business? Find out how....
Word Count: 852 Most people underestimate their family's need for life insurance Life insurance should be thought of as a long-term legacy that can benefit one’s family for many years to come....
Word Count: 753 When freedom rings: top tips to help launch your own business Interested in launching your own business? Learn the tips of the trade here....
Word Count: 621 How to find $500 in energy savings in 5 rooms With the demand for electricity and natural gas rising, right along with energy costs, American homeowners can easily spend hundreds of dollars a month on utility bills. Read more on how you can save $500....
Word Count: 718 It's never too early to start teens on a budget For teenagers with a limited income and plenty of interests that cost money, learning to manage a budget can never come too early....
Word Count: 653 Getting hitched at home? Things you should think about first Hosting your wedding in your own backyard can cut costs and give you more flexibility, but you must address some critical details before you walk down the aisle....
Word Count: 484 More Americans using smartphones to access their bank accounts More Americans than ever are using their mobile devices for banking. You may be surprised at the complex transactions you can do through mobile banking....
Word Count: 474 Shopping for a new vehicle? 5 questions to ask yourself before signing on the dotted line Buying a car is a big financial commitment and you want to make sure you do your homework. These five questions can help you find a vehicle that fits your lifestyle....
Word Count: 805 Young adults are getting serious about money sooner than you think More evidence has emerged that parents are doing a better job teaching kids about money, and young adults are getting better at managing it....
Word Count: 853 Stop loan scammers and bogus bill collectors with these tips Do you know the signs a "bill collector" is bogus?...
Word Count: 716 New coaching program helps people living with multiple sclerosis improve financial wellness MS affects nearly 2.5 million people worldwide, including more than 400,000 people in the U.S. People living with the disease can face many challenges due to unpredictable symptoms that disrupt their life and career....
Word Count: 514 Growing up financially smart: prepaid cards provide college students security, convenience For many young adults, the college years are the first time they are responsible for managing and budgeting their money. Students need to find a safe and easy way to spend, budget and save....
Word Count: 618 Childproof your finances: Tips for new parents Adding a child affects a family's budget. Here are tips to child-proof your family's finances....
Word Count: 582 Could you use $100,000 in extra Social Security benefits? Where to find it Did you know there are more than 8,000 ways a married couple can file for Social Security benefits? With all those thousands of options, knowing how to pick the right strategy for your household could result...
Word Count: 98 What makes the best credit card option? [Infographic] Did you know credit card users are more interested in rewards programs than interest rates and credit line offerings?...
Word Count: 708 Debunking common computer security myths All businesses can be susceptible to threats like hackers and computer viruses....

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