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financial icon What do Baking and Investing have in common? Certified Financial Planner Geoffrey Kanner discusses the importance of diversification in investing by comparing the similar approaches used in baking and investing.

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financial icon Certified Financial Planner Paul C. Bennett discusses about impending inflation in the coming years, and how to best handle the situation.

Thinking about investing in gold? First read advice given by Certified Financial Planner® Ben Boettcher.

Looking for tips to survive financially during unemployment? Read our 10 money tips for unemployment survival.

Are you financially ready for retirement? Read through our 10 question checklist to determine your retirement readiness.

Read our in-depth analysis about reverse mortgages. Learn the fees involved, how much you can expect to get and how the IRS treats your new funds.

Find out what types of insurance are a must have and why. We explore 5 important types of insurance including disability income insurance, life insurance, homeowners and more.

Thinking of starting your own small business? Read our tips for setting up a small business first. We discuss 5 important things to keep in mind before venturing out on your own.

Read our great expert tips to help you get the most out of your social security income. We explain how to maximize your social security benefits.

Are you prepared financially for the loss of income? Learn some simple tips that can help you prepare in advance for uncertain times.

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