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Financial advisors can help you make big money decisions.

Here’s exactly how to tell if you need a financial advisor, a robot, or nobody at all

Consider hiring a financial advisor if you need specific advice or you're too overwhelmed to plan for retirement or invest in the stock market.
If you want to build wealth, be consistent.

We asked financial planners their favorite way to build wealth, and they all said the same thing

Financial planners say automating your savings is the best way to build long-term wealth. Here's how to do it.
There's no denying that being a bridesmaid is pricey.

How to tell a friend you can’t afford to be their bridesmaid

To help you handle the delicate situation, INSIDER consulted experts about the best way to tell a friend you can't afford to be their bridesmaid.
Be careful where you put your money.

9 things that seem like a good investment but are actually losing you a ton of money

Whether you're new to investing or have been at it for decades, deciding where to put your money requires careful consideration. Here are nine things that you might think will make you rich, but experts say could end up losing you money.
If you're having trouble saving money, these 11 books may be useful to you.

11 books to read if you want to save more money

Money allows you satisfy your needs and splurge on things that are valuable to you. Saving a comfortable amount of money takes careful budgeting, though some may have trouble building wealth. Below, 11 personal finance books offer advice for budgeting, getting out of debt, and managing your money.
28-year-old Alia Shalaby said the best financial advice she received is to seize the moment and plan for the future without overthinking it.

We asked 16 regular people on the streets of NYC about the best and worst financial advice they’ve ever received, and most were told the same th...

Some people said the best advice was to save and prepare for the future, while others said the worst advice was to accept a job just for the money. Parents don't always set a good financial example, and some people had to learn finances the hard way.
There's more to buying a house than you think.

10 hard truths no one tells you about buying a house

Being a homeowner is part of the American dream, but that white picket fence comes with a side of unexpected realities.

These 22 sketches make complicated financial concepts simple enough to fit on a napkin

Napkin Finance aims to break down complicated financial concepts through text, video, and illustrations. It covers topics like insurance, stocks, debt, student loans, crowdfunding, estate planning, and even bitcoin. Here are some of its best illustrations.
When he isn't working, financial adviser Ryan Sterling teaches financial literacy classes in the Bronx. He tells his students: "Do what the wealthy do and know where your money is going."

I’m a financial adviser who works with the richest families — here are the 8 things I make sure every teen knows about money

Financial adviser Ryan Sterling partners with Cents Ability to teach financial literacy and share his tips for building wealth at the Bronx Youth Center.

A California investing startup just launched a new feature to show how much home you can afford

Investment startup Wealthfront is adding a new feature to its Path platform to help users plan to buy a home.