Budget Check Up: Tax Time Is the Right Time
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
How Does Your Credit Score Compare?
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
A Look at Diversification
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
Investors who put off important investment decisions may face potential consequence to their future financial security.
Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance.
Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. Here's how it works.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability, along with average and marginal tax rates.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
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 some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.