Choices for Your 401(k) at a Former Employer
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
The Great Debate Continues: Active vs. Passive
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
U.S. Personal Savings Rate
What can be learned from the savings rate?
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A quick history of the Federal Reserve and overview of what it does.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, covering how bond laddering works.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
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.
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.