Jean Chatzky

Jean Chatzky Jean Chatzky is the financial editor for NBC’s Today Show. She is a personal finance contributor to Newsweek, a contributing editor for Men’s Health and USA Weekend magazines and a columnist for The New York Daily News. Jean is the author of seven books, including her latest New York Times’ bestseller Money 911 and her first book for teens, Not Your Parents Money Book. Her book Pay It Down was the basis for The Debt Diet on the Oprah Winfrey Show.

The Best Money System For Couples

October 1, 2013

To me, having a personal account isn’t about secrecy or about building an escape hatch from the marriage but about day-to-day freedom.
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When Your Parents & Your Kids Need Money

November 13, 2012

You thought you were on track to retire comfortably at 65. You were wrong.
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What Does Your Retirement Look Like?

August 28, 2012
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How much, exactly, you need to save?
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The Empty Nesters’ Guide to Spending

July 31, 2012

It turns out an empty nest is a happy nest: The marital satisfaction of women ages 43 to 61 is higher for those with no kids at home.
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Reinventing Yourself

May 22, 2012
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Everyday, people in their 40s and 50s are leaving their jobs to take a chance on something new, often embarking on an entirely different career, or going back to school.
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Retirement Home

February 7, 2012

Retirement is, in many ways, a double-edged sword. On the one hand, it’s oh-so-exciting to think about the final chapter of our lives, when we’ll finally have time to pursue our passions ......
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Helping Kids with Money

November 11, 2011

A question for parents of adult children: How many of you are providing – or have in the past provided – them with some sort of financial support?
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