You can plan the perfect picnic, but you can’t predict the weather. Similarly, you can plan the perfect financial future, but you can’t predict life.

Our advice? Don’t give up on your finances—just be flexible about the details.

The articles below offer tips and resources to help you keep your investments on track. From preparing for an expected event to adjusting to circumstances you didn’t see coming, it’s possible to stay in control of your finances.

It’s your investing life. Live it.

Personal finance

Dealing with a financial shock

Retiring earlier than you planned

Planning for healthcare in retirement

Becoming financially responsible

Getting ready to buy a house

Managing an inheritance

Spending your retirement savings


Starting a new job


Getting married

Helping parents prepare for the future

Managing your money after divorce