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Revising Estate Strategy Assumptions
Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.
Split Annuity Strategy
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Can Group, Private Disability Policies Work Together?
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
A four-step framework for building a personal legacy.
Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
How much do you know about one of the most important tools you have to help protect your and your family’s financial future?
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.