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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Should You Choose a Fixed or Variable?
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
Prevent a Rift: Money Tips for Newlyweds
Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
The Anatomy of a Supplemental Health Plan
Here’s a guide to explain all the parts of Medicare.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
Bitcoin has emerged as a digital currency that exists virtually, making it different in fundamental ways.
Learn when it may not make sense to file a claim on your home insurance.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.