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Three tips to get started financially

How to manage your personal finances now and prepare for the future at the same time.

Prioritize and pay it down

Manage day-to-day expenses while paying down debt and planning for goals that are further out.

Do your homework

Take the time to do some research and talk to friends, family and coworkers to understand your options.

Remember retirement

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Managing your money

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Investing 101

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Changing jobs

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