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Getting a Head Start on College Savings
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
Fallen Tree Damage—Who Pays?
Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.
18 Years Worth of Days
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
There are a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.