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Filing Taxes Early and Tapping Home Equity

Tapping your home equity can give you relatively cheap cash for a down payment on another home, but it means putting your house at greater risk of foreclosure. Read more…

Previous episodes

Money News You Missed and the 50/30/20 Budget

Important changes could affect college financial aid and/or your employee benefits. The 50/30/20 budget is a framework — but you are the final judge of what is a want and what is a need. Read more…

GameStop Lessons and Talking About Money With Your Partner

Here’s how the GameStop frenzy worked and why your 401(k) probably wasn’t affected. Talking about money with a partner can feel awkward at first, but gets easier. And shared goals require discussion. Read more…

Jackpot Windfall and Extra COVID Cash

Your money goals and habits may need to change when your life does, whether because of a windfall or a more gradual shift. Read more…

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