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Are you taking the right steps toward a healthy financial future? See how many milestones you can cross off in each category—and which await your attention.
Having an emergency plan in place can help you recover faster from the unexpected.
When you sell part of an investment, the cost basis method you choose can seriously affect your tax bill.
Here are five questions to consider when deciding whether you should purchase long-term care insurance.
Getting your affairs in order—and storing the details in a safe, accessible way—can help shield your family from unnecessary heartache and expense.
Three reasons to revisit your international stock allocation.
Despite yields at near-historic lows, bonds can still be a bulwark against stock market declines.
Three popular indicators can help you identify stocks with momentum.
Five tax planning missteps—and how to avoid them.
With attractive yields, dividend-paying stocks could potentially pump up total returns from your stock portfolio and generate extra income.

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