When to Self-Insure
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
Four Great, Unexpected Places to Raise a Family
Here are 4 great, and sometimes unexpected, places to raise a family.
Bridging the Confidence Gap
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
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
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.