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2019 Annual Market Review

Jan 15, 2020 | 15 minute read

The year began with the government stymied by a shutdown, and ended with articles of impeachment levied against the president. In between, both domestic and global economies showed signs of...

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8 Things That Won't Hurt (Whew!) Your Credit

Jan 9, 2020 | 4 minute read

Pay a credit card a month late, and you can count on it hurting your credit score. But there are some murkier areas you may wonder about: What happens if I marry someone whose credit is a lot...

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How to Leave Behind the Legacy You Want

Jan 3, 2020 | 6 minute read

You've worked hard over the years to accumulate wealth, and you probably find it comforting to know the assets you leave behind will continue to be a source of support for your family, friends,...

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November Market Update

Dec 6, 2019 | 12 minute read

Stocks grew for the third straight month as each of the benchmark indexes listed here posted solid returns in November. Despite unrest in Washington as the impeachment process drones on,...

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4 Things to Do if Your Package Arrives Damaged

Dec 3, 2019 | 4 minute read

Nowadays, consumers shop online for just about everything. So you’ve likely experienced the stinging disappointment when a TV, piece of furniture or something else you ordered finally arrives on...

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Win Big on Black Friday by Buying This — and Not That

Nov 19, 2019 | 6 minute read

The day that discount shoppers have waited for all year is practically here.

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A Guide to Long-Term Care Insurance

Nov 15, 2019 | 5 minute read

It’s a fact, people today are living longer, and the odds of requiring some sort of long-term care increases as you get older. As the costs of home care, nursing homes, and assisted living rise,...

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October Market Update

Nov 5, 2019 | 12 minute read

Investors continued to buy stocks, pushing values higher in October. Each of the benchmark indexes listed here posted solid monthly gains despite signs that the economy is slowing, both...

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Q3 2019: Quarterly Market Update

Oct 11, 2019 | 12 minute read

The third quarter was full of ups and downs for stocks, much like the second quarter. Stock values moved in response to the rhetoric from the participants in the trade war between the United...

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7 Features to Increase Your Online and Mobile Banking Security

May 10, 2019 | 3 minute read

With the ease and convenience of online banking and mobile apps, it's no wonder why so many view them as invaluable tools. You can manage your accounts, transfer funds, make payments to anyone,...

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