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It can be a challenge to manage your personal finances now and prepare for the future at the same time
 
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TAKEAWAYS

Three tips to get started financially

Prioritize and pay it down

Manage day-to-day expenses while paying down debt and saving 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

It's smart to start saving early and to get any match your employer offers.
MANAGING YOUR MONEY

Your personal finances

Know what you have. Know what you want. Learn how to get there.
CUSTOMER STORIES

Customer stories

Learn how some of TIAA’s youngest customers are meeting their financial goals.
“It’s never too early to begin preparing for your future.”
 
Research assistant
Participant since 2015
“The money you save when you’re youngest is what’s going to pay off later.”
 
Social worker
Participant since 2013
“I started saving now so that the rest of my life can be set up for success.”
 
Resident coordinator
Participant since 2012
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MANAGE YOUR MONEY

360° Financial View

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INSIGHTS

Investing 101

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Insights

Changing jobs

Get help knowing what to do with your money when you change jobs.
*These quotes describe the circumstances and experiences of specific participants from one or more of the companies in the TIAA organization (“TIAA”).  It may not be representative of the experience of other TIAA customers and is not indicative of future performance or success. Individual results and experiences will vary.
 
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