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6/26/20  Savings & Retirement
How is APY calculated? (Annual percentage yield)

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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6/25/20  Savings & Retirement
Teaching kids to save money

Check out these tips so your child can go into the world as a savvy saver.

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6/10/20  Savings & Retirement
What to look for in a savings account

The features of a savings account can vary, so look over them carefully when choosing a savings account. Pay particular attention to interest rates and fees.

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4/14/20  Savings & Retirement
Naming your beneficiaries

Here are some tips on how to ensure that your family is protected by having beneficiaries named for all your accounts.

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4/2/20  Savings & Retirement
Using a Roth IRA as an emergency fund

Did you know that all of the money that you contribute into a Roth IRA can be withdrawn with no penalty? That’s what makes a Roth IRA a great secondary emergency fund.

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3/17/20  Savings & Retirement
How to prepare for a recession

A recession can have a major impact on your finances. Here’s how to prepare for a recession so you’re not caught off guard.

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