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1. Start saving for retirement

1. Start saving for retirement

Arguably the most important thing you can do for the health of your financial future is to start saving for retirement, regardless of where you are in life. This is something you can ideally do over the course of your entire career, but the sooner you start, the better.

Set up a 401(k) plan with your employer. Hopefully, the company will match at least a percentage of your contributions.

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Understanding these money truths can move you beyond living paycheck to paycheck and into financial stability.

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