Understanding Today's Financial Environment
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Crowdfunding—Capital for the 21st Century
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
Mutual Funds vs. ETFs
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
Will You Pay the AMT?
Despite recent tax-law changes, many Americans are expected to pay the AMT this year.
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Have you explored all your options when it comes to managing your taxable income?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.