“Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams to Watch For
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
Is a Variable Annuity Right for Me?
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
Variable Universal Life Insurance
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
A four-step framework for building a personal legacy.
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.