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I’m a financial planner, and there are 3 ways my advice to clients has changed during COVID-19

Sharif Muhammad •
Business Insider

As the COVID-19 virus raged through the northeast US in March, I received numerous calls from concerned clients pleading for information and guidance. Questions like, “Should I get out of the market?”, “Which bills should I prioritize?” and “Should I pay the rent/mortgage?”  As we discussed these and other issues, I realized that we were


What is considered a bad credit score?

Rick Miller •
New Pittsburgh Courier
Feodora Chiosea

Your credit score is one of the most important pieces of your overall financial equation. However, it’s certainly not the only piece. Lenders will rely on your credit score. They use it to determine how much risk they would assume by giving you a loan.Your score is just a starting point. Your credit report may


8 money tips financial planners always give to couples

Ashley Abramson •
Business Insider

Money is one of the most common causes of stress and strain in even the strongest relationships. But with a little bit of strategy, communication, and intentionality — and perhaps the help of a certified financial planner (CFP) — managing finances with a partner can be less painful, more productive.  Being on the same page


The 3 smartest ways to cut costs and grow your savings during a pandemic, according to a personal finance guru

Laura Casado •
Business Insider
Klaus Vedfelt

How can you save money during a global pandemic? Individuals and businesses alike have found themselves coming up against this issue. To learn some of the best strategies, Business Insider spoke with personal finance advisor and entrepreneur Ramit Sethi, who is a New York Times bestselling author and creator of the platforms Earnable and I