Life Stages

Whether you’re saving up for a car, home, or college, learn how your credit can help remove friction from making milestone purchases.

How Much Money Should I Save for a Home?

If you’re dreaming of homeownership, it’s important to build your savings over time. Here’s a guide to how much money you should plan to save for a home.
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After a Natural Disaster: Steps to Rebuild, Assistance and Other Resources

If you’re a natural disaster survivor, you’ll need to think about your finances, important documents, and take steps to better protect against identity theft. Here are some things to do or consider as you begin to rebuild.
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What Are the Types of Retirement Accounts Available to You?

Do you know the types of retirement accounts available to you? Learn all about IRAs, ESOPs, 403(b) plans and other retirement accounts.

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How Long Will My Money Last in Retirement?

Wondering how long your money will last in retirement? Estimate how much money you might need to retire, learn how to track your spending and more.

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Open Enrollment for Health Insurance

Whether you are getting health insurance from your employer or a health plan, here’s what you need to know about open enrollment.

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You Ask, Equifax Answers: How Can I Teach My Children Good Credit Habits?

When’s the right time to start teaching your children good credit habits?

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You Ask, Equifax Answers: How Will a Divorce Affect My Credit?

If you’ve built a financial life with a spouse, parting ways can create tough questions when it’s time to separate your money. How does a divorce affect your credit history? 

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Credit and Debt After Death: What You Need to Know

If you are in charge of a loved one’s estate following their death, be sure to consider what steps you may need to take to settle their debts or credit accounts.

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Myths vs. Facts: Marriage and Credit

How much do you know about how tying the knot may (or may not) impact credit reports and credit scores?

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[Video] Reskilling from One Industry to the Next During COVID-19

If you’re looking for new work amid the COVID-19 pandemic, reskilling for a new industry might help you gain a competitive edge in the job market.

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What Happens If My Retirement Plans Change?

Retirement planning is a long-term process. So what happens if that slow-build strategy is suddenly disrupted?

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What Are IRAs and How Do They Work?

You’ve probably heard of IRAs but do you know how they work and what benefits they may bring to your retirement planning?

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