How Stocks Work
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
Pay Yourself First
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Tax Deductions You Won't Believe
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Read this overview to learn how financial advisors are compensated.
Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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 chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Despite recent tax-law changes, many Americans are expected to pay the AMT this year.
The question used to be, “How low can interest rates go?” Now it's, “How long can rates remain at their historic low levels?”
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.