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Sun Jun 21

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Roth IRA vs. Traditional IRA: Which Type of Account Should I Choose?

11 questions to help you figure out which type of account is right for you.

Thu Jun 18

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TMFSchool published an article 1:40 PM

Stop Believing These 7 Credit Score Myths

Bad advice can wreck your credit.

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TMFSchool published an article 8:05 AM

What Is a Nondeductible IRA? (And 6 Reasons You'd Even Bother With One)

Everything you need to know about nondeductible IRAs, and what to do if it’s your only IRA option.

Tue Jun 16

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TMFSchool published an article 1:03 PM

IRA Eligibility: Can I Contribute to an IRA in 2015?

Based on your age, income, tax filing status, and other factors, here’s how to figure out how much you are allowed to contribute to a traditional, Roth, Spousal, or SEP IRA.

Mon Jun 15

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TMFSchool published an article 6:31 PM

How to Ask for a Raise

Advice from the guy who signs our paychecks on how to successfully negotiate a raise. Also, the morality of defaulting on student loans and a free financial life planning website we like.

Thu Jun 11

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TMFSchool published an article 7:41 PM

How to Negotiate Like a Pro

Want to slash your cable bill and other service costs? Here are tips from our in-house Negotiator in Chief.

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TMFSchool published an article 6:39 PM

What Is a Roth IRA?

How it works, what’s the deal with taxes, why choose a Roth over another type of IRA, and how to figure out if you’re eligible to contribute.

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TMFSchool published an article 1:46 PM

What Is a Traditional IRA?

Are you eligible? How much can you contribute? How much can you deduct? Here’s your guide to the traditional IRA.

Wed Jun 10

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TMFSchool published an article 1:16 PM

1 Question Your Financial Advisor Isn't Asking You -- but Should

You may think you and your pro nailed the perfect financial plan -- until you discover that something important is missing.

Thu Jun 4

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TMFSchool published an article 5:40 PM

Awkward Money Situations: Do You Have a Will?

How to find out the state of your parents' estate plan without sounding like a vulture.

Mon Jun 1

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TMFSchool published an article 11:19 AM

When Is It OK to Cash Out an IRA Early?

Marco Rubio caught a lot of flak for raiding his retirement money. But was it really a bad financial move?

Sat May 30

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TMFSchool published an article 4:10 PM

Awkward Money Situations: Hey, Friend, Can I Borrow Some Money?

Don't do what this Fool did.

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TMFSchool published an article 8:09 AM

Awkward Money Situations: Answering Your Kid's Pointed Questions

"How much money do you make?" "Why don't we have [insert thing that the neighbors have]?" A guide to talking to your kids at every age.

Thu May 28

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TMFSchool published an article 5:33 PM

3 Tips to Help Divorce-Proof Your Finances

Ways to minimize big-picture and day-to-day financial disagreements, and whether “wife bonuses” are as ridiculous as they sound.

Wed May 27

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TMFSchool published an article 5:51 PM

Awkward Money Situations: Do Tell!

Proper etiquette isn’t about biting your tongue. It’s about being prepared.

Fri May 22

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TMFSchool published an article 2:02 PM

Impress Your Friends With Your Investing Acumen

Go ahead and join the conversation! Here’s your guide to investing terms and concepts you’re too embarrassed to admit you don’t understand.

Wed May 20

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TMFSchool published an article 3:48 PM

Dear Mom and Dad: We Need to Talk About Your Finances

Tips on how to bring up this sensitive topic, a checklist of things to cover, and a rundown of red flags that might indicate your parent or elderly relative is being scammed.

Fri May 15

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TMFSchool published an article 1:01 PM

IRAs, 401(k)s: The Stuff You Need to Know

Advice to help you rock your retirement accounts. Plus we clear up common mistakes and misconceptions so that you don't hit any sour notes.

Mon May 11

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TMFSchool published an article 3:39 PM

Social Security Myths and Misconceptions

Is the system going to run out of money? Should people apply for benefits as soon as they can? We tackle some of the biggest myths and give tips on how to get the most out of what you put into it.

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TMFSchool published an article 1:33 PM

8 Life and Money Lessons for College Grads

Money tips, job hunting advice, life lessons, and why the ages of 26 and 32 are markers of true adulthood. Here’s our best advice drawn from experience, expertise and our own personal regrets.

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