Understanding Today's Financial Environment
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Making Sense Of A Home Warranty
Understanding the value of a home warranty.
A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Weighing the Benefits of Prepaid Debit Cards
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
Are you a thrill seeker, or content to relax in the backyard? Use this flowchart to find out more about your risk tolerance.
Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.
There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
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.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.