Understanding Today's Financial Environment
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Weighing the Benefits of Prepaid Debit Cards
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
What Do Your Taxes Pay For?
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
Estate Management Checklist
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.
You face a risk for which the market does not compensate you, that can not be easily reduced through diversification.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
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.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
What does your home really cost?
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.