Getting a Head Start on College Savings
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
Rightsizing for Retirement
What does your home really cost?
A Look at Diversification
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.
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Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.
The Supreme Court’s declaring DOMA unconstitutional may require some same-sex couples to reconsider their financial strategy.
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
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.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?