Three Ways to Take Control of Your Money During Financial Literacy Month

Budgeting, building an emergency fund and taking advantage of a multitude of workplace benefits can get you on track and keep you there.

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April is Financial Literacy Month, which is a great time to revisit your finances, learn more about your choices and make sure you’re making the most of your workplace benefits. While money management can feel overwhelming — especially amid an uncertain economic environment — it’s important to invest in your financial confidence and more clearly map out how every piece of your financial puzzle fits together.

No matter what your financial situation is today, there are steps you can take to help you prepare for the unexpected. Taking care of your finances can help relieve stress, provide peace of mind and set you up on a path to build a more secure financial future.

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Craig Rubino
Head of Corporate Relationship Management and Engagement, Morgan Stanley at Work

Craig Rubino is Head of Corporate Relationship Management and Engagement for Morgan Stanley at Work. In his role, Craig leads the US Public and Global Private relationship management, learning and participant insights teams that serve workplace benefit plan relationships. Prior to this position, Craig led the communication, education and industry events teams for E*TRADE Corporate Services’ workplace group.