A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?