Don't make a hasty decision about starting benefits only to end up regretting it.
Taking out a vacation loan, also known as a personal loan, for post-Covid travel expenses may seem enticing. However, it’s not something we recommend, even if it sounds like a handy way to finance your dream vacation. Whether you have the urge to travel locally or abroad, there are risks you may face if you […]
It's easier than you may think to boost your savings.
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Welcome to NerdWallet’s Smart Money podcast, where we answer your real-world money questions. This week’s episode starts with a discussion of ways to save on gas now that prices are…
Index funds are a great way to invest, but you can't beat the market with them.
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Here's an easy yet effective way to give your retirement savings a massive boost.
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A lot of money and their financial security in retirement is at stake.
Retirement accounts come with benefits that can add more cash to your pockets every month.
Newly-released figures show that Kanye West self-funded the majority of his campaign to run for president, putting in almost $12.5 million of his own money.
Retirement plans offer a host of benefits, from lower taxes to automated saving. But Uncle Sam makes you pay for these benefits, eventually, by requiring you withdraw money from your account whether you need it or not. When you turn 72, required minimum distributions (RMDs) begin for most tax-advantaged retirement plans. In year one, they […]
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Wondering how to begin decluttering your home? Here’s how to tackle the toughest areas of your house. Take a mental inventory of what you see and write down how the room makes you feel. Then, close your eyes and imagine what you want your new space to look like. Write down how the new vision makes you feel, and place this in a prominent spot as a reminder of what’s to come. If you stick to the process, you will reach your goals. Here’s how to tackle the toughest areas of your house.