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5/17/18  Career & Education
3 tips on how to ask for a raise

Negotiating your salary is important to your overall financial health. It’s an art and requires some practice. Here are some tips on how to ask for a raise.

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5/8/18  Savings & Retirement
Retirement Savings 101: Target Date Funds

Target date funds can be a great option to simplify the process of maintaining a diversified and balanced portfolio for long-term goals like retirement or college savings. Learn what they are, how they work and why someone might invest in a target date fund. 

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5/1/18  Career & Education
How to pay for graduate school

After working for a few years, you are ready to take your career to the next level. Graduate school is incredibly rewarding but also a big financial investment. Here are some ways you can financially prepare yourself for your advanced degree.

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4/26/18  Savings & RetirementSmart Spending Tips
3 ways to tackle your travel budget

Our Money Mentor blog contributors share their smart strategies for travel budgeting to help spark ideas for taking charge of your vacation fund.

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4/24/18  Smart Spending Tips
What’s the best way to spend money abroad?

Cash or card? Read about smart tips for overseas spending to avoid fees and unfavorable rates.

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4/19/18  Savings & Retirement
How does annual percentage yield (APY) work?

You want your money to make money. You also know that a high APY is important. But, how does annual percentage yield work? And how do you know you are maximizing your savings?

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