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Women on the Rise
Explore the growing influence women wield over the economy with this handy infographic.
Buying vs. Leasing a Car
Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.
You May Need to Make Estimated Tax Payments If…
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
A letter of instruction provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
What does the Tax Reform and Jobs Act mean for you?
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
If you’re thinking of leasing a new car, then you shouldn’t forget about gap insurance.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.