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Six Most Overlooked Tax Deductions
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
A Primer on Dividends
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Protection Against Uninsured Drivers
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Maintaining good records for your business not only helps to meet your tax and legal obligations, but it can save you money.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
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.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.