Lifestyle

Creating a life map involves a close review of personal finances and an assessment of other building blocks. Lifestyle matters look at how to balance work and leisure, how to make smart choices for the future, and many other items in an effort to help an individual “enjoy the journey.”

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To Consolidate or Not To Consolidate Your Student Debt

To Consolidate or Not To Consolidate Your Student Debt

Consolidating or refinancing student loans can save time, hassle and even money. But is it the smartest decision for you?

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Suddenly Single: 3 Steps to Take Now

Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.

Data Breach: Your Security To-Do List

This article provides a checklist of steps to take if you experience a data breach.

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Saving for College: A Brief Guide for Parents

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A House Divided

By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.

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Should I Pay Off Debt or Invest?

This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.

How Much Home Can I Afford?

With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.

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Perspectives on Technology

How does Baird’s technology provide clients with peace of mind on their financial plan?

A New Way to Look at Your Bucket List

Bucket lists don’t have to be for tomorrow.

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It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial professional about changes in your situation.

Perspectives on Education Planning

It’s never too soon to start saving for a child’s education given the rising cost of tuition.

Choosing a Mortgage

Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.

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Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.

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