Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
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Lots of Variables with Fixed-Rate Mortgages
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
Making Sense of U.S. Household Net Worth
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
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Are you a thrill seeker, or content to relax in the backyard? Use this flowchart to find out more about your risk tolerance.
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
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.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
There are a few things to consider when buying or leasing your next vehicle.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.