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Weighing the Benefits of Prepaid Debit Cards
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
Bursting the Bubble
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Thinking of Retiring Abroad?
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
Purchasing homeowners insurance is critical for protecting your home.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Determining the value of your estate, or for someone who has passed away, can be a complex undertaking.
How much do you know about one of the most important tools you have to help protect your and your family’s financial future?
Learn when it may not make sense to file a claim on your home insurance.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Roth IRAs are tax advantaged in a different way from traditional IRAs.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.