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The New Wild West: Bitcoin
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
Do You Feel Lucky?
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.
Should You Ever Retire?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
There are four very good reasons to start investing. Do you know what they are?
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment 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.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Tulips were the first, but won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?