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Term vs. Permanent Life Insurance
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
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If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
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.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
Preparing for college means setting goals, staying focused, and tackling a few key milestones along the way.
Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability, along with average and marginal tax rates.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime, and those we love may suffer if we are not prepared.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like the junk in a junk drawer.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.