Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
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You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
Social Security: Maximizing Benefits
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
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Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.