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As long as you're prepared for some paperwork, an IRA rollover isn't so bad.

I rolled over my retirement accounts to gain more control over my savings, and it wasn’t as hard as I’d thought

When I changed careers, I decided to roll over my retirement accounts to have more control over how they were invested.
Every type of trust fund works a little differently.

Here’s how a trust fund works to shelter your assets, distribute income, and manage taxes during and after your lifetime

How does a trust fund work? In short, it allows a person to control how and when their assets are distributed and shelters them from probate.
The "AD&D" in AD&D insurance is short for accidental death and dismemberment.

If your job offers AD&D insurance, it’s worth signing up for

AD&D insurance, short for accidental death and dismemberment, pays out a benefit if the insured is killed or severely injured in a covered accident.
Always compare origination fees as they can have a big impact on how much you pay overall.

Many loans charge “hidden” fees, but that’s not necessarily a bad thing

These fees, called origination fees, are upfront costs that lenders charge for the administrative costs of processing a loan.
It's easy to make a will without a lawyer.

How to make a will without a lawyer, and be sure your money goes where you want

It's fairly easy to make a will without a lawyer if you have a straightforward financial situation. You can use an online template or service.
Unlike compound interest, simple interest uses only the principal to calculate interest.

Compound interest is either your best friend or your enemy. Here’s how to make it work for you.

Compound interest is the process of adding interest to a principal amount and basing future interest on this new balance.
Refinancing a mortgage can help you access some of your home's equity.

How to refinance your mortgage and save money every month

Refinancing a mortgage can help you secure a lower mortgage interest rate, reduce your monthly payments, or access some of your home's equity.

How often should I check my credit report? Once a year probably isn’t enough

You should get in the habit of regularly checking your three credit reports. Ideally, you'd do this at least once a quarter if not once a month.
A cash-back credit card earns rewards in the form of cash.

How to decide whether to get a cash-back credit card

A cash-back credit card is a type of rewards credit card that earns cash back on your spending, based on a percentage or tier.
A good debt-to-income ratio is 36% or lower.

A good debt-to-income ratio can help you get a loan. Here’s what lenders look for.

A good debt-to-income ratio can help you secure a loan. Lenders look for the balance between your earnings every month and the amount you owe.