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Your financial situation plays a big role in whether or not you reach your goals in life. Our network of alumni has the guidance you need to manage your finances well. 


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Americans spend 10% of their annual income on vacations, on average.

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Is Buying a Second Home Right for You? It Depends.

Whether it’s a cottage at the beach, a cabin in the mountains, or a condo in a bustling downtown, a second home is an appealing option for many people. However, homeownership is a big decision, and owning two properties is (at least) twice as complicated as owning one. That’s why you need to understand what’s involved, the resources you’ll need, and how the decision may impact your financial future. There are three main types of second homes:

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What Should You Do With an Old 401(k)?

401(k)s are one of the best benefits and employer retirement savings plans in the professional world. They make saving money convenient and are a vital part of many people’s retirement planning. However, with the average American holding more than 12 jobs before the age of 52, you’re unlikely to have just one 401(k) during your career — and that can leave you unsure of what to do.

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