What Do Your Taxes Pay For?
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
Jane Bond: Scaling the Ladder
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Teen Drinking and Your Liability
Drinking may be a “rite of passage” for teens, but when it occurs in your home you may be held responsible for their actions.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
Important items to consider when purchasing condo insurance.
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.