One of the main keys to successful personal finance is planning. Developing a budget and understanding the psychological aspects of money helps you stay motivated and on-task.
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The Ten Commandments of Personal Finance offers basic guidelines for you to follow when planning your finances.
Understanding the basics of banking, such as how to select a bank or credit union, can be found at the InvestorGuide. How to Find Public Information on the Web about Individual Banks is an excellent guide to help you get started investigating specific banks. Specific information about bank accounts and services can be found from the Federal Reserve Board.