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Pay Yourself First
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
The Rule of 72
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
“Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams to Watch For
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
Preparing for college means setting goals, staying focused, and tackling a few key milestones along the way.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
Important as it is, Medicare does not cover the full range of health-care expenses you may experience in your golden years.
Tips on insuring your teen driver.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
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 importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.