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Where do I Find a Good Attorney for my Estate Needs?

There are thousands of attorneys that specialize in estate planning, so choosing the right one for you can be a challenge

How Long Will It Take Me to Pay Off Debt?

Paying off debt depends on a variety of factors, like your payment schedule, the principal amount, and interest rates

How Much Money Should I Set Aside for Emergencies?

As a general rule of thumb it's good to have six months’ worth of expenses saved and kept exclusively for emergencies

How Do I Become a Millionaire?

Even people who only make an average salary can easily become millionaires. Doing so boils down to a very basic formula

How Do I Measure My Risk Tolerance?

Your risk tolerance should be a measure of how willing you are to absorb losses in your portfolio

When Should I Start Saving Money?

The answer is simple and needs only common sense to understand: you should begin saving as soon as you can!

What Should My First Savings Vehicle Be?

Start basic, and just open a savings account at a bank or create a brokerage account at a major custodian like Fidelity
How Much Money Will I Need to Get Started Investing?

How Much Money Will I Need to Get Started Investing?

First things first, accumulate six months’ of cash as emergency savings. Then you can start investing

What are some examples of Investment Instruments I can use?

There is a wide variety of investments available for every kind of investor: Stocks, bonds, Mutual Funds, ETFs, and so on

How Do I Calculate my Net Worth?

Calculating your net worth is a simple and worthwhile endeavor, and should be done once a year to measure your progress

How do I Calculate my Expenses?

Keeping track of your expenses is one of the most important (and basic) steps to leading a responsible financial life

Where do I Get Started in Saving for Retirement?

Your employer is usually the best place to start, but you can also open your own retirement account (an IRA or Roth IRA)

How Should I Invest my First Thousand Dollars Saved?

If you already have an emergency fund, you should put your $1,000 into a brokerage account and buy an ETF