Understanding Today's Financial Environment
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The Cost of Procrastination
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Best Performing Asset Classes
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
Where Is the Market Headed?
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Important as it is, Medicare does not cover the full range of health-care expenses you may experience in your golden years.
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
Not only can D&O insurance provide financial protection, but it can help improve an organization’s decision-making.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Do you know how to set up your financial goals for success? This knight does.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.