Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
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Estate Management 101
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
The Financial Literacy Crisis
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
Travel, Without the Baggage
Tips to avoid checking in luggage on your next vacation.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
Here’s a guide to explain all the parts of Medicare.
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.