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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.
The Utility of Sector Investing
Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out.
Budget Check Up: Tax Time Is the Right Time
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Here are 3 steps to take right now that may make a difference if you find yourself suddenly single.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.