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Estimating the Cost of College
This worksheet can help you estimate the costs of a four-year college program.
Insuring Your Business With a Buy/Sell Agreement
It may help your business be better prepared in the event of the death of a principal or key employee.
The Economic Journey of Your Morning Coffee
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
Concerns over identity theft continue to grow, especially with data breaches at major companies and financial institutions.
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
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Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.