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Personal Finance Tips for Military Families
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
Global and International Funds
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
Should You Choose a Fixed or Variable?
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
Bitcoin has emerged as a digital currency that exists virtually, making it different in fundamental ways.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability, along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
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.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
In life it often happens that the answers are right in our own back yards. This may be particularly true of investing.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
It's easy to let your investments accumulate like the junk in a junk drawer. This may not be the best approach.