Determining whether you’re in good financial shape isn’t as simple as looking at your bank account or checking your credit score. Like having your body undergo a physical to see if everything is in working order, assessing financial health involves checking in on many facets of your overall spending and saving habits.

Answer the questions below to see where you’re managing your finances correctly, and where you might be able to improve.

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6. https://www.irs.gov/Retirement-Plans/Individuals-Retirement-Arrangements—Getting-Started

7. https://www.nerdwallet.com/blog/investing/how-much-should-i-save-for-retirement/

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