It Was the Best of Times, It Was the Worst of Times
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
The Cost of Procrastination
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
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.
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
Important as it is, Medicare does not cover the full range of health-care expenses you may experience in your golden years.
Are you a thrill seeker, or content to relax in the backyard? Use this flowchart to find out more about your risk tolerance.
Do you have an estate strategy? You should.
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
That big list of dreams and goals isn't the only way to look at your bucket list.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.