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18 Years Worth of Days
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
Investing with Your Heart
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Knowing your options when a CD matures can help you make a sound investment decision.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
China owns a portion of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government. What does it mean?
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.