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Personal Finance

Managing your money is something we all can all do better: it can seem like just when you get the perfect budget figured out for yourself, life throws you a curveball. Checking in with your spending and saving habits can help you stay one step ahead of life’s changes whether they’re big or small. And it’s never too early to start saving in an emergency fund for when storm clouds gather and you’ll need some additional funds.

What Are My Financial Goals?

Personal finance is a lifelong skill that you can keep perfecting, whether:

  • You’re just starting out on your own for the first time,
  • You’re thinking about combining your living space with a significant other and merging expenses,
  • It’s time to relocate for a new opportunity or to grow your family, or
  • You’re looking over the horizon to plan for retirement and a rainy day fund

Top 7 Financial Tips When Facing Divorce

February 9, 2017

We spoke with some people who are experts in this area - because they've been there as well - to compile a list of tips for you to know.

Audio: Talking Couples and Money with Elle Martinez

February 6, 2017

Join our chat with Elle Martinez of Couple Money to learn more about how she recommends people start having a couples' money chat – and when.

Our End-of-year Charitable Giving Guide

December 15, 2016

Thinking about giving back? If you’re on the hunt to give, ensure your funds reach those most in need.

The Game of Credit

September 20, 2016

Credit is a skill that you build, and it's one that you can get better at. Ready to explore the ways credit can shape your road ahead?

Survey Results: Personal Finance

September 20, 2016

The latest data on thoughts surrounding credit and financial confidence. How do people fare? Learn more about their financial attitudes.

College Budgeting: What to Know When You Head to Campus

August 24, 2016

Heading off to campus? Prepare now to keep a realistic budget intact that won't have you frustrated before finals.

Can Rental Data Help Establish Your Credit?

August 2, 2016

Learn a new way that some of your payment information can be used to help generate a credit score for the first time.

Rethinking Your Relationship with Money

July 21, 2016

Need to change your approach to money from a mental or emotional perspective? Learn how thinking differently can help.

Infographic: Living Your Best Financial Life

July 19, 2016

Not sure where your money’s going these days? Look over some of our ideas to help control your finances to power your best financial life.

The Future of Financial Literacy: Talking Money with Kids

July 6, 2016

Is it time to start having ‘the money chat’? See how you can educate the kids in your life about being money-smart.

Summertime Car Buying and Your Credit

June 24, 2016

Has your current ride reached its expiration date? See how you can be credit-smart about a vehicle upgrade before your next summer road trip.

Ready to Build Your Credit Skills?

June 4, 2016

When your plan for the future includes getting better acquainted with your credit, you’ve already recognized that your current approach likely needs some work.

Introducing Experian CreditLock

Learn how the flexibility to lock and unlock your credit - instantly - might be the thing your financial plan has been missing. Until now.