I’m starting a new career, what do I need to do?

Starting your career

Who

  • Age 21 to 34 years old
  • Starting your career
  • Finished school

Priorities

  • Paying off debts, student loans, credit cards
  • Establishing an emergency fund
  • Starting a budget
  • Paying yourself first: start a regular savings plan
    • Down payment for a home
    • Saving for large purchases such as a car
    • Ensuring future insurability
    • Start saving for your retirement
  • Reviewing your benefits from work including your health and disability benefits