Understanding Today's Financial Environment
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Planning for the Expected
You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
Extended Care: A Patchwork of Possibilities
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
What Is a 1035 Exchange?
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
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.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
Despite recent tax-law changes, many Americans are expected to pay the AMT this year.