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Changes in recent tax legislation can result in changes in your tax situation. Click Here to learn more about the recently avoided 'fiscal cliff' and other changes that can impact you.
Budget Check Up: Tax Time Is the Right Time
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
Problems with Probate
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Safeguard Your Digital Estate
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
Knowing your options when a CD matures can help you make a sound investment decision.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?