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Does How You Manage Your Life Affect How You Manage Your Money?

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
May 17, 2018

Life planning and financial planning go hand-in-hand, according to results of the 2018 Schwab Modern Wealth Index.
How Will You Use Your Tax Refund?

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
April 11, 2018

Are you getting a big tax refund this year? Use it wisely—then make sure you don't get one next year.
The Capitol Hill Challenge: How Would a Teenager Invest $100,000?

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
April 04, 2018

Have you heard of the Stock Market Game and Capitol Hill Challenge™? It's a great way to teach teens about investing.
Have You Made These Foolish Money Mistakes?

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
March 28, 2018

If you've been fooled into making some common money mistakes, you're not alone. Here are real examples to consider.
Five Ways to Keep Your Wedding Budget on Track

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
March 19, 2018

It takes incredible planning to pull off a wedding—often at incredible cost. Here's how to keep things on budget.
Modern Love and Money: Who Picks Up the Check?

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
February 07, 2018

Who pays on the first date? Who pays after that? Love and money can be tricky today, but some rules still apply.
What's the Best Way to Rebalance Your Portfolio?

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
January 17, 2018

Whether you do it annually or only when things get too far out of alignment, rebalancing is an essential element of successful investing.
Holiday Spending Worries? Generosity Doesn't Always Come With a High Price Tag

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
December 13, 2017

Worried about your holiday budget? With a little creativity, you can be generous without spending a fortune.
Looking for the Perfect Gift This Season? Consider a Charitable Donation

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
November 22, 2017

If the stress of gift giving is getting you down, a charitable donation in someone's name can be the perfect fit.
Does Marriage Bring Financial Benefits?

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
September 13, 2017

While money should never be the reason to marry, tying the knot can be good for your mutual bottom line.
How Fast Can You Get Your Money Out of the Stock Market?

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
August 09, 2017

How fast you can cash out of the stock market is far less important than deciding what money to invest and why.
Are You Ready to Invest?

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
June 21, 2017

Investing begins with thoughtful answers to some important questions—whether online or in person.
What's the Best Way to Invest in a Rising Market?

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
April 12, 2017

If you try to time the market, your chance of losing is as great as your chance of winning. Rebalancing is the key.
Can Money Make You Happy? Three Things to Think About.

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
August 17, 2016

Money itself may not make us happy, but how we view it, spend it and share it can make a big difference in our lives.
What Should You Budget for Healthcare Costs in Retirement?

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
July 06, 2016

Healthcare costs can be pretty steep in retirement, even for a healthy person. Here's why.
The Lowdown on 401(k) Loans

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
March 16, 2016

There aren't strict rules on how many times you can take a 401(k) loan, but there can be far-reaching consequences.
Do Asset Allocation and Diversification Still Work?

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
January 27, 2016

The thinking about asset allocation and diversification hasn't changed, but there are new ways to fine-tune them.
Things You Want to Know About Investing but Are Afraid to Ask—Part 2

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
April 15, 2015

New to investing? Need a refresher on types of investments? A little review of basic terms can be good for everyone.
Things You Want to Know About Investing but Are Afraid to Ask—Part 1

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
April 08, 2015

Thinking about investing but don't know where to begin? Get your grounding with a few basic concepts.
Learn How To Start Investing With These Five Simple Steps.

by Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
January 28, 2015

It isn’t difficult to become an investor. Learn how to start investing with these five simple steps.

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