Why You Should Consider a Roth IRA for College Savings

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A Roth IRA for college savings? But isn't a Roth IRA supposed to be for retirement? It is, but it has a few characteristics that also make it a reasonable place to put your college savings, especially if you want the option of using the money for retirement instead of college. There are pros and cons to this approach, and today we'll look at the pros.

Feeling Stuck? Here’s How to Move Forward.

3 Steps to Getting Unstuck

We all get to a point every now and then where we just feel stuck. It happens with our financial situation. It happens with our jobs. It happens with our families, our kids and our friends. It happens with everything. If you're feeling stuck and don't know what to do next, here are three steps that will get you moving forward with purpose and energy.

Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid of Debt

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It's good to be cautious about taking on debt. But when caution turns to fear, it closes off opportunities that actually might be beneficial. Because the truth is that debt isn't "good" or "bad". It's just better or worse for your specific goals, and the only way to make the best decision for your goals is to evaluate it without fear.

Learning to Embrace the Change

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I'm not someone who's traditionally been all that comfortable with change. I like things to feel familiar, and my natural reaction is to avoid anything that throws me into the unknown. But over the past year I've been challenging those fears, and the big changes I've made have taught me some important lessons about embracing change.

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