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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    Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.

    Bi-Weekly Payments

    This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.

    View all calculators

  • What to Do When You Lose Your Wallet

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    View all videos