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Young Investors Series

When you’re 20 or 30, one of the last things on your mind is how you’ll be living when you’re 60 or 70. But paying even a little attention to your financial future over the next several decades can make a world of difference.

That’s why we have our Young Investors series — a collection of early-stage advice meant to help 20- and 30-somethings take charge of their money.

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Recent Articles

4 Ways to Organize Your Finances for the New Year

Many of us make resolutions for our finances, but find ourselves not keeping them. Increase your chance for success by following these 4 suggestions. More 

Why Young Investors May Not Need a Tax Strategy

For Young Investors, a particular 'tax strategy' may not make sense unless you need to itemize deductions. Find out more and if this applies to you here. More 

Investor Beware: Fund Names Don’t Tell the Whole Story

You wouldn't buy a car without test-driving it, so don't invest in a fund without checking under the hood. More 

5 Ways to Stay Financially Fit in 2014

If your New Year's resolution was to shape up financially, here are 5 key tips that can help you keep the resolution and get financially fit in 2014 More 

Young Investors: Go Global for Cheap!

Most U.S. investors might not realize it, but they're overwhelmingly overweight in American companies. Here's why you shouldn't ignore international stocks. More 

4 Employee Retirement Plans Worth Considering

It can be difficult to save for retirement if your employer does not offer a 401k plan, but you can still save! These options allow you to plan for the future More 

5 Simple Ways to Invest $1,000 Now

Think $1,000 a year is a small investment? Sure, it might be ... but that thousand smackeroos still will go a long way toward building your future! More 

How to Invest – FREE Ways to Find Investment Ideas

How to start investing can be intimidating, and finding hot stock ideas can sometimes be the hardest part. Here are free resources to help beginning investors. More 

Why Aren’t Young People Investing?

As one generation exits the financial sphere for retirement, another takes up the slack ... or at least that's what used to happen. Twenty-somethings are largely avoiding the market, a trend that could have far-reaching consequences. More 

The Key to Portfolio Management: Hedging Your Investments

Portfolio management tools can mitigate risk when the market is looking overheated. More