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Social Security: The \$64,000 Question
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
A Primer on Dividends
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
The Power of Tax-Deferred Growth
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
Every year the IRS releases its a of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
Despite recent tax-law changes, many Americans are expected to pay the AMT this year.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: right now.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.