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Featured Story: How to Handle a Bear Market

A bear market is when the value of a stock market index drops at least 20%. Understanding a few key bear market facts can calm your nerves, and help you avoid costly investing mistakes.

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Featured Story: How to Handle a Bear Market

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Saving & budgeting

Who says budgeting has to be a chore? It’s easier than you think to keep track and stay on top of where your money is going. And there’s nothing like the feeling of knowing exactly where you are with your finances—so you can be confident in your goals. Instead of always worrying about whether you have the cash for something, you’ll just … know. Whether you want to pay off debt, save for a trip, save for retirement or something else, every dream starts with a good budget. And we’ll help you every step of the way, from creating a budget that works for you to staying the course.

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Insurance

If just the mention of the word insurance makes you want to run for the hills, we get it. The thing is, having insurance—for your car, your home, your pet, etc.—is important for protecting your assets and loved ones, and for your financial health (you don’t want to get hit with a giant bill if your basement floods). We’ve done the research on all kinds of insurance and broken down what you need to know when you shop for a policy, so you can be sure you’re covered.

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Investing

You don’t need to be a stock market whiz to learn the ropes of investing, and be good at it. We’ve got advice on how to get started, where to open an account, what to invest in, and how to come up with an investment strategy for you. You’ve got some experience under your belt already? Look for our stories on investing in crypto, and more.

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Do you have personal money invested in the stock market?

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