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The Economic Journey of Your Morning Coffee
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
Succeeding at Business Succession
There are a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
Important Birthdays Over 50
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance.
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
Here are 3 steps to take right now that may make a difference if you find yourself suddenly single.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.
What does your home really cost?