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Insurers will no longer be able to sell Plan F and Plan C medigap policies to people who sign up for coverage in 2020 and later, but current enrollees won't have to switch.
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You lose some of your parental rights once your offspring turn 18, but they can obtain legal documents that will allow you to intercede on their behalf, particularly when they go away to college.
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Know the differences between the agencies that help keep your money safe.
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You can withdraw contributions from a Roth IRA to help purchase your first home.
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Even if your child wins a full scholarship, you can use money from a 529 college-savings plan for things other than tuition without triggering taxes or a penalty.
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You’re never too young to open a Roth IRA if you earn money from a job. If you invest in a Roth IRA early—and continually over decades—modest sums can grow into seven figures.
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You don’t have to sign up for full Medicare coverage at age 65 if you’re still covered under an employer’s plan. But you’ll need to watch enrollment deadlines.
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Start investing on behalf of your kids by opening an account on Stockpile.
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Workers with side gigs can sock away even more for retirement in accounts designed for freelancers and other self-employed individuals.
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You can use money in a traditional IRA to buy a deferred-income annuity — a move that can delay taxes and guarantee lifetime income.
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You can donate money directly from a traditional IRA to a charity without triggering taxes – but only if you meet a strict age requirement.
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A handful of hurricane-prone states have sales tax holidays for storm-preparation and emergency supplies—as well as back-to-school shopping.
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New college graduates can stay on their parent's health insurance plans, but they should check out a few other options before they do so.
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Retirees can still contribute to a Roth IRA when they receive any income after retirement.
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A tracking device on your car reveals how you drive. Good drivers are rewarded with policy discounts.
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Families can avoid taxes and a penalty on a 529 college-savings plan when a child develops a disability and likely won’t be using the money for college.
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Most homeowners with flood insurance still get it from the federal government. But private insurers are starting to offer policies with higher coverage – and sometimes even lower premiums.
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