Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Three Key Questions to Answer Before Taking Social Security
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
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.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
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.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
What does your home really cost?
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.