Finances should work on your side

The right guidance can help

Planning your future

Money plays a role in many of the choices we make throughout our lives. Planning can magnify that money and enable it to work harder, to pay for the countless things we hope to experience, or even to leave a legacy. 

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Landing the right job can have its benefits

Whether you’re starting out on a new career, or looking for another job, your paycheck is likely to be one of the biggest motivating factors. But there are many factors beyond your salary that should go into your final decision. 

  • 8 things every employee should know about FMLA

    The FMLA is a law that protects employee’s jobs and benefits when they need to take extended absences. Learn how it could affect you.

  • Five questions to ask when considering a new job

    It can be difficult to start a new position. Here are five questions to ask when considering a job offer.

  • Starting a Career: Maximizing Your Company Benefits

    A new career can make a lot of new opportunities possible. Get off to a great start.

  • Five Things That May Surprise You About Finding a Satisfying Career

    A great job provides satisfaction that goes beyond the paycheck. Here are a few facts to help in the search for a fulfilling career.

  • Making Your Comeback: Four Ways to Jump Back into the Workforce

    You’ve recovered from an accident, or an illness, and now you want to jump back to your job. Learn some ways to make the process smoother.

  • Three Biggest Surprise Expenses Lurking in Your Medical Plan

    You may not be as covered as you think for medical expenses. Learn about uncovered costs and how to financially protect yourself.


Money buys options

A few good financial habits can go a long way. If you work to follow a plan, chances are good that one day, your finances will be working for you.

  • Steps to Building a Financially Secure Future

    By simply learning how to make the most of your resources, anyone can have a bright financial outlook.

  • Want to donate your car to charity? Consider a new route.

    There may be better strategies, for the charities – and for you.

  • How to avoid under-withholding your taxes, and why it matters

    Small miscalculations can add up to big liabilities.

  • Eight Questions to Ask a Financial Representative

    Choosing a financial representative is an important step in planning your financial future. Learn what questions you should ask when making your decision.

  • 5 Smart Things to Do With Your Tax Refund

    Do you know what you’re doing with your tax refund?  Learn some helpful tips on how to spend it.

  • Saving 101. Let technology do the heavy lifting.

    Smart savings strategies can contribute to your personal savings. Learn you how to save with help from technology.


Loans: Better management, much better payoff

At some point in life, it’s likely that you may be borrowing money, whether it’s for a student loan or a mortgage. The way you manage loans can make a big difference in the long term.

  • Little known facts about student loan debt, and five ways to make it work for you

    Learn more about your student loans. What you learn could affect how much you pay back, and your future.