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Get Smart: How to Put Your Finances in Order

Everybody wants financial freedom and to live comfortably, but it’s a daunting task. Dr. James Philpot, associate professor of finance at Missouri State University, explains what he means by getting your finances in order.

As a certified financial planner, Philpot recommends individuals begin planning for retirement, long-term care and estate planning immediately – or rather, yesterday. As salary increases or as markets change, it’s good to reevaluate the plans.

Nicki received a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Business Administration from Missouri State in marketing, in 2002 and 2004 respectively. After gaining experience in writing, marketing, special event planning, fundraising and public relations, she returned to the university to work in the office of strategic communication. There she tells the university’s story by sharing the stories of individuals at Missouri State.
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