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5 tips for financial and retirement planning in 2021

(BPT) - The past year has presented countless challenges, and for many, a reassessment of goals — especially when it comes to finances. A new survey shows attitude shifts including a renewed …

Study: Most Americans say they're optimistic about a brighter financial future in 2021

(BPT) - As we enter 2021, here’s one more essential item to put on your list in addition to canned goods and masks: a financial checkup. According to Fidelity Investments’ 2021 New Year …

Financial Planning Tips to Maximize Your Giving

(NewsUSA) - Everyone believes in a good cause. Especially now, when individuals and organizations are struggling in the wake of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. People want to support causes they …

Money Management for Kids Pays Off in Adulthood

(NewsUSA) - As we enter a new year, it's not too late to give your children a gift. Consider a gift that lasts a lifetime -- financial literacy. The benefits of understanding finances at a young …

Avoiding financial problems

Fine-Tune Your Finances Now, Reap Rewards Later

(NewsUSA) - Many people spend a lot of time planning and fine-tuning their physical fitness, and that often includes working with a personal trainer. Why not think of financial fitness in the same …

Protect Yourself Against the Unexpected

A financial emergency may have previously seemed like a “not me” scenario, but it’s now a reality many families across America are dealing with as the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect the economy.

Emotional Investing And Social Media

(NAPSI)—When it comes to gathering information to make an investment decision, investors have access to a variety of online information sources, from investment platforms to news and social media. …

New Year, New Policy: Insurance Considerations for the Road Ahead

(BPT) - As we move away from a year unlike any other, Americans have developed a newfound tolerance for uncertainty—and the need to prepare for it. The start of a new year is a time for …
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How digital tools can help you manage your money
(BPT) - Since the start of the pandemic, many consumers have opted to bank digitally to manage their finances safely and conveniently … Read More
Smart Clicks: How to shop online like a pro
To make your online shopping experiences more efficient and successful, consider these tips from Kellie Brown, fashion influencer and … Read More
The future of investing
(BPT) - Robinhood was built for a new generation of investors. For millions of people who have felt left behind by America’s … Read More
6 common tax myths, debunked
(BPT) - As you look ahead to doing your taxes this year, there are a number of myths you may think are true for the 2020 tax year. If … Read More
How to learn more about new virtual internship programs
(BPT) - It’s not news that the COVID-19 pandemic has put a damper on learning opportunities for high school and college … Read More
COVID-19 And “Sandwich Generation” Caregivers

(NAPSI)—The Sandwich Generation, named for the population of Americans caring for both their school-aged children and an aging parent or other relative, has been uniquely affected by the COVID-19 …

More people are concerned about their financial future: 4 steps to protect yours

(BPT) - Finances are consistently a top concern for many Americans, with “saving money” a top-10 most common New Year’s resolution. This year, Americans are more concerned than ever …

3 tips to landing a PPP loan that works for your business

(BPT) - COVID-19 has sparked unprecedented impact across industries and has changed the way almost every business operates.

Digital tools can help kids build safe money habits

(BPT) - The earlier kids start learning basic financial skills, the better their financial health in the long run, according to research.When it comes to teaching kids about money, caregivers are …

Expecting a paper stimulus check? Here's what to do with it

(BPT) - Are you expecting a paper government stimulus check? If you received one over the summer, it’s likely you may have another on the way. But what is an easy and efficient way to cash it …

How ‘buy now pay later’ can stretch your dollars

(BPT) - You’ve probably wondered about it — various retailers and apps offering consumers the opportunity to "buy now and pay later." It’s easy to confuse buy now pay later (BNPL) …

How to plan for your child’s college costs

(BPT) - If your son or daughter is a high school senior this year, you're probably in the midst of applying to colleges right now. There’s a lot for everyone to think about — where to …

Dreaming of owning a home? Here’s how to get started

(BPT) - This post is sponsored by Bank of America.Are you dreaming about owning your own home? If so, you’re not alone. And, whatever your timeline, it’s never too early to start …

Budgeting for pets: How to prepare for ongoing and unexpected expenses

(BPT) - Sixty-seven percent of U.S. households own a pet, or about 85 million families, according to the American Pet Products Association (APPA). This number is poised to increase because many …

6 tips to lower your out-of-pocket medication costs in January

(BPT) - January is right around the corner. Whether or not you stay up to mark the new year, an expensive reality hits many Americans on Jan. 1: medical insurance deductibles reset to zero and …

Top cities for servicemembers transitioning to civilian life

(BPT) - Are you a servicemember preparing to transition to civilian life? If so, you probably have a lot of questions, including where you should live after transitioning from service. If you are …

5 tips for budget-savvy gift shopping

(BPT) - Are you ready for the holidays? Searching for the perfect gifts for friends and family can be fun and exciting, but it can also be stressful. Especially when money is tight, it's a challenge …

Tax season 2020 will look different: Here’s how to prepare

(BPT) - It’s no secret that 2020 has been a tumultuous year. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many Americans found themselves out of work — at least temporarily — and received …

Families face holiday humbug due to high medical costs

(BPT) - Many Americans look to the holiday season as a time of carefree family fun and rest — especially in a year as tumultuous as 2020. But recent studies suggest some families’ budgets …

4 money moves to kick off 2021

(BPT) - Just imagine: Holiday shopping is behind you, the eggnog has officially worn off and the seasonal coffee drinks have lost their allure. A new year is beginning and it’s time to …