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Mastering the Art of Salary Negotiation

Get important advice about how to request a raise at work or how to ask for a higher salary during the hiring process.

How to Bounce Back Financially After Job Loss

Follow these steps to keep your money matters on track if you’ve been laid off. 

How to Prioritize Financial Goals as Life Gets More Complex

Learn which financial obligations to focus on first, and which ones you can temporarily put on hold if you have limited resources.

8 Things to Consider Before Buying Your Aging Parent's Home

If you plan to pass real estate down to your adult children or inherit a home from your senior parents, find out what factors to discuss first.

Financial Tips for Female Breadwinners

Find out reasons women often shy away from managing family finances, why this could be detrimental, and advice for female breadwinners who want to get more involved in family ...

Ways to Reduce Your Tax Liability

Learn helpful ways to reduce your tax bill if you’re doing gig work or planning your required minimum distribution (RMD) withdrawals in retirement. 

What Can a Financial Advisor Do for You?

If you're considering working with a financial advisor or have friends or family who are wondering about the benefits of seeking financial planning assistance, here's an overview ...

To Roll Over (or Not to Roll Over) Your 401(k)

Before you decide what to do with your employer-sponsored retirement account after leaving a job, learn about the pros and cons of every option.

4 Questions Adult Children Should Ask Their Parents Over the Holidays

It’s not a fun topic, but talking with your parents about estate planning can help you avoid troublesome legal and financial problems later.

Your Year-End Financial Planning Checklist for 2023

Bring this list of talking points to your annual meeting with your financial advisor to ensure that you cover everything you want to discuss for the coming year.

How to Ensure That You Are Financially Prepared for an Emergency

By following this advice now, you’ll have the resources and information you need to start on the path to recovery as soon as possible after an unexpected crisis.

Everything You Need to Know About Trusts

Learn all about the basics of trusts, including their pros and cons, to help determine whether establishing one would be beneficial for your financial needs. 

Should You Unretire?

If you’re considering returning to work after retirement, ask yourself these questions before you decide.