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Creating a basic estate plan doesn't have to be a chore. It generally takes four basic documents and some soul searching.
Knowing certain tax basics can help you use tax software or talk to a tax professional with confidence.
Are you giving your girls and boys the same money messages? Here's why you should and how to do it.
Millions of Americans are unprepared for a financial emergency. Carrie provides clear-cut advice for creating a safety net.
With a higher standard deduction and fewer tax-deductible expenses allowed, tax prep could be a lot easier in 2018.
Finances cause problems for many couples. If you're in a serious relationship, have the money talk now.
According to recent stats, women aren't investing enough for financial security. Here's what we can do about it.
For new investors, just getting started can be overwhelming. It doesn't have to be—especially if you have a 401(k).
Spooked by market volatility? Here's some context to help you proceed with knowledge and confidence.
Whether you give your teen a debit or credit card, make sure it comes with some lessons in money management.

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