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"Women With Money" Exclusive Excerpt: Yes, You Have a Money Story

In an exclusive excerpt from her book "Women With Money," Jean Chatzky discusses the unique relationship many of us have with money and how to ensure deeply held beliefs do not dictate your financial destiny. Learn more at the Financial Freedom Studio.

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Financial Advisors: Personal Trainers For Financial Fitness

Many Americans look after their health by eating well, exercising, and striving for work-life balance. In the commitment to physical well-being, however, it can be easy to overlook one essential piece: financial health. The right financial advisor can play a key role in helping maintain your financial fitness. Learn more at the Financial Freedom Studio.

Biggest Retirement Budget Drainers and Ways to Lessen the Blow

Retirement is going to be expensive. Jean Chatzky shares her take on how to not let the biggest retirement budget drainers take you by surprise. Read more at the Financial Freedom Studio.

Diversify And Make It Last: Five Tips To Help You Avoid Running Out of Money In Retirement

Retirement money worries keep many women up at night. You don’t need to be one of them. Jean Chatzky shares five tips to help you avoid running out of money in retirement. Learn more at the Financial Freedom Studio.

Silver Linings Playbook (Part 3): You and Your Advisor

Watching the market take a hit can make it difficult to stay in the game, but a trusted advisor can be the best coach for keeping your focus long-term. Short-term volatility shouldn’t cost you your long-term dreams. Learn how to partner with your advisor in a recession to stay on track. Learn more at the Financial Freedom Studio.

Silver Linings Playbook (Part 2): Stay the Course

Navigating the news during a market downturn can make it difficult to keep heightened emotions in check. Sara Sanford highlights factors to consider to understand the broader context of a downturn and make rational decisions that can benefit you in the long run. Learn more at the Financial Freedom Studio.

Increases To 401(k) And IRA Contributions Inspire A Closer Look At Personal Retirement Savings

Changes to the U.S. tax code are another great reason to take a closer look at your personal retirement savings efforts. Learn more at the Financial Freedom Studio.

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