When Heirs are Imperfect
The money problems or bad lifestyle habits of adult children could lead to the squandering of any inheritance they receive.
How to Appeal Your Property Taxes
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Does Your Child Need to File an Income Tax Return?
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
Healthy habits are one of the greatest gifts to give your child.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
Determining the value of your estate, or for someone who has passed away, can be a complex undertaking.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
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.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The question used to be, “How low can interest rates go?” Now it's, “How long can rates remain at their historic low levels?”
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.