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Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
Mastering Mobile Lingo
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Understanding Long-Term Care
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
Apps that help small business owners better manage and grow their business.
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out.
Your credit score may influence how much you pay for auto and home insurance.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
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.
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
What does your home really cost?
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.