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How to Make the Tax Code Work for You
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
Healthy Body, Healthy Pocketbook
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
A Brief History of Estate Taxes
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
China owns a portion of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government. What does it mean?
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
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.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: right now.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like the junk in a junk drawer.
Here are 3 steps to take right now that may make a difference if you find yourself suddenly single.
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.