Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing financial questions.
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IRA Withdrawals that Escape the 10% Tax Penalty
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Healthy Body, Healthy Pocketbook
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
Countdown to College
Preparing for college means setting goals, staying focused, and tackling a few key milestones along the way.
Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?
Four vacation destinations you might never have thought of.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
A letter of instruction provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.