It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
Emotional biases can adversely impact financial decision making. Here’s a few to be mindful of.
Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.