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How Much Should Be In Your 401(k) At 30?

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More than ever, 20-somethings need to start saving early for retirement. Get guidelines on how much you should have in your 401(k) or IRA by age 30.

10 Questions To Ask Your Financial Advisor

Top 10 Questions To Ask Your Financial Advisor

So you’ve decided to take the next step in your finances and hire a financial advisor. Great! Here are some questions you can ask that will make sure you are getting exactly what you are looking for.

How We Save: For Nicholas Befort, Good Money Habits Are All In The Family

How We Safe: Nicholas Befort

Nicholas Befort, 29, learned good money habits from his father, a financial advisor. How the lessons helped him get off to a good financial start and follow his father into a financial services career.

The 6 + 1 System For Financial Stability

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You want to control your money, but where do you start? The 6 + 1 System provides seven easy-to-follow steps for achieving financial stability: No consumer debt, rainy-day savings and the ability to save cash for both retirement and life goals like vacations, cars and your next home.

How Do You Hope to Improve Your Finances Next Year?

How Do You Hope to Improve Your Finances Next Year-

Goal setting is hugely important for actually getting what you want. It’s one thing to wish for something, it’s another thing to actually make a plan to get it. Goal setting is part of that plan.

How To Interview A Financial Advisor: A Proven Script

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Finding a financial advisor is like finding a trusted mechanic. Learn how to interview a financial advisor and tell if he or she is a good fit.

How Much Money Should You Have Saved by 30?

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How much money should you have saved by 30? 35? 40? Even more importantly, have you reached these three critical money milestones by your 30th birthday?

What Should you do with a Windfall?

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Received an inheritance? Won the lottery? Congrats! We all dream of coming into money, but if it happens, what exactly should you do with a windfall? Here’s how to manage an unexpected lump sum of money responsibly while still having a little fun.

A Woman’s Money: 8 Steps to Financial Success

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Everyone’s different, but women in particular may face certain challenges in their financial lives. Here, an advisor weighs in on how to make those issues a bit easier.

6 Financial Planning Tips for Grads; a.k.a. What You Wish You Knew at 23!

Financial planning tips for grads: Start here, finish rich.

Last week we featured some of the best financial advisors for 20-somethings who want to get a jump start on their financial plan. Today’s guest author, Sophia Bera, CFP® is one of our featured advisors. After working as a financial planner for LearnVest, Sophia founded Gen Y Planning, a practice devoted to the specific needs of […]