Matthew Flinn

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The Joy Of Living Within Your Means

“<i>Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.</i>” – …

Personal Finance

Seven financial steps to take once you're on your own

Going from college to first job and apartment can be a huge transition. These steps will help any new grad take care of immediate responsibilities, …

8 documentaries that will make you smarter about money

The wealthiest, most successful people continually self-educate, which is why most of them spend so much time reading.<p>If the classic finance books don't work for you, there are other ways to get smarter about money.<p>Here, we've compiled eight documentaries that will keep you entertained <i>and</i> teach you …

Success

Opinion: Don’t forget your umbrella (insurance policy)

Most people are required to buy homeowners insurance when they buy a house and auto insurance when they buy a car.<p>But the third piece of a proper …

Too Often Overlooked: How Will Heirs Pay the Estate Tax?

Some of the best known estate law stories concern wealthy families who had to sell their prized heirlooms so that their heirs could pay estate taxes. …

3 types of insurance that can protect your family for years to come

Insurance can seem complex, confusing, and generally not fun to talk about, so it often gets put on the back burner. However, buying the right policies is crucial to a healthy financial life, particularly if you have a family.<p>While insurance policies are largely personal, and your coverage will …

5 ways couples can tackle estate planning now

No one wants to think about the possibility of a spouse passing away. But neglecting to prepare for that possibility makes life all the more difficult if it happens.<p>A NerdWallet survey of more than 2,000 married adults found that roughly one in three couples doesn't have life insurance. And of …

Retirement

10 reasons you need to buy life insurance

Young people think life insurance is something you need to think about when you get old. But that is a big myth<p>Life insurance is a bit of extra money …

Retirement Calculator | CNNMoney

The results offer a general idea of how much you'll need and are not intended to be investment advice. The results are presented in both future dollars (at retirement) and today's dollars, which is calculated using an inflation rate of 2.3%.<p>How we calculate your savings goal<p>First, we determine what …

Retirement