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Resource roundup: Reaching long-term financial goals

Everyone has financial goals, no matter where they are in life. Kids go to college, and their parents want to retire. Newlyweds prepare for a rainy day and their next car purchase. But determining what you need to save for and how to do so may seem like Herculean tasks. The good news is they don’t need to be. Study the resources we lay out below, and you’ll be on your way.

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor

Financial Planning and Wealth Management

Financial resolutions that work: Looking back to move forward

With the new year around the corner, it’s easy to look ahead with the best of intentions. “Next year, I’ll manage my budget better.” “Starting January 1, I’ll give up my $5 coffee fix for good.” Facing forward is great, but don’t forget to look in the rearview mirror, too. Taking a realistic look at how you’ve done financially over the past year, and where you stand now, can help you set better financial resolutions for next year. Here’s what to evaluate:

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor