Tips to help with financial planning and goals

Financial strategies should be part of your planning regardless of your income. A bit of pre-planning could allow you to reach your goals.

Financial planning and investing articles

Managing Financial Affairs for Someone Else

As you age, you may be wondering: Is it OK for another person to pay my bills? There are steps to take to ensure your financial security later in life.

Money Saving Tips for Singles at Every Age

Self-supporting singles can build good money management and budget habits into their daily life at any age.

How to Talk About Money with Your Aging Parents

Many adults are faced with supporting parents through important life events. We discuss how to approach aging parents about finances.

What to Do if You Lose Your Job

Any job change leads to upheaval and uncertainty. From severance pay to health insurance options, here's guidance about what to do when you lose your job.

How Do Annuities Work

An annuity provides a way to receive a paycheck for the rest of your life. State Farm agents share how annuities work and how it can fit into your retirement plan.

Common Financial Misconceptions: Credit Cards

Credit cards can be confusing. Don't let these common misconceptions prevent you from selecting the right credit card that meets your needs

Budgeting and tax tips

How COVID-19 Impacts Student Loan Repayments

The CARES Act provides temporary student loan forbearance on all federal student loans. We break it down, along with other changes to student loan funding.

Holiday Savings Tips

With a little planning, you can save on holiday gifts and keep the left over funds in your pocket. Read these holiday saving tips from State Farm®.

Budget Date Ideas for Couples

Save money to put toward your future financial goals with these budget date ideas for couples.

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