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Net Worth

A balance sheet summarizes your assets and liabilities and reveals your net worth.

College Funding

Use this calculator to estimate the cost of your child’s education, based on the variables you input.

Savings Goals

How much do you need to save each year to meet your long-term financial goals?

Cost of Retirement

Use this calculator to estimate how much income and savings you may need in retirement.

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HOT TOPIC: New Consumer Credit Protections

Why your credit score matters and how recent changes could help you manage and potentially improve your credit.

HOT TOPIC: Is a Strong Dollar Good for the U.S. Economy?

Understanding the rising U.S. dollar and its potential effect on the economy, consumers, and investors.

Financial Strategies for Changing Families

Family life has changed over the past 4 decades. Here are some financial suggestions for nontraditional families.

Guarding Against Fraud

Three basic principles that could help consumers spot a fraudulent scheme.

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