How Income Taxes Work
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
A Primer on Dividends
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
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.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.