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Should You Start a 529 College Savings Plan Before You Have Kids?

Couples with strong cash flows may be eager to start planning for the future. With extra cash laying around, some investors may decide to start a 529 college savings plan for their kids - before […]

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How to Raise Financially Savvy Kids

By the time they graduate high school, many children learn everything they know about money by observing their parents. Personal finance is completely absent in most K-12 school curricula, so if […]

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4 Financial Tasks Every Parent Should Complete

Financial planning is an important step for couples and families, but often tasks get put on the back burner as life gets busy. These are the top 4 most important money and financial tasks that […]

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The 4 Biggest Money Mistakes New Parents Make and How to Financially Prepare for a Baby

New parents and expecting couples undoubtedly have a lot on their mind. In all likelihood, the costs of raising a child and how to financially prepare for a baby are two of them. These financial […]

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Strategies to Maximize College Savings and Financial Aid

This article was originally published by U.S. News and written by Kristin McFarland, CFP®, Wealth Advisor at Darrow Wealth Management

Paying for college is a significant concern for many families. […]

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Pay Yourself First: Save for Retirement, Then College for the Kids

This article was originally published by U.S. News and written by Kristin McFarland, CFP®, Wealth Advisor at Darrow Wealth Management

Even when finances are tight, there are several strategies to […]

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5 Financial Planning Tips for Expecting Parents

Updated to include IRS limits for 2017. There’s a lot to do when you’re expecting a child. But before you plan the baby shower, consider these tips for a fiscally friendly family. Many new parents […]

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