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How to Retire Early
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
How to Make the Tax Code Work for You
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
Making Your Tax Bracket Work
Have you explored all of your choices when it comes to managing your taxable income?
How long does a $20 bill last?
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
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.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: right now.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.