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Life Events: Homes, Cars & Large Purchases

Life happens. Will you be ready?
Throughout your investing life, you're going to experience life events — some planned, some not — that will affect your finances.
We're here to help you prepare for those critical times of financial change.

Homes, cars and other large purchases

Buying a home

Whether you're a first-time homebuyer or you want to refinance, it's important to give your finances extra consideration.

Selling a home

Selling your home could be as complex as buying it. These resources will help you manage the process.

Buying a car

Before you commit to the first vehicle that catches your eye, think about how you plan to use and pay for it.

Saving for a
large purchase


Paying off
student loans

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Any information presented about tax considerations affecting your financial transactions or arrangements is not intended as tax advice and cannot be relied on to avoid any tax penalties. Neither Merrill Edge® nor its Financial Solutions Advisors provide tax, accounting or legal advice. You should review any planned financial transactions or arrangements that may have tax, accounting or legal implications with your personal professional advisor.