Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions.
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Raise Your Retirement Income
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Personal Finance Tips for Military Families
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
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.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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.
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
If you have a 401(k) with a former employer, you may want to consider an IRA rollover.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
In life it often happens that the answers are right in our own back yards. This may be particularly true of investing.