The Fed and How It Got That Way
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
All Muni Bonds Are Not Created Equal
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Capital Gains Tax Estimator
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
Learn all about Medicare basics in this informative and insightful article.
Reasons to retain your coverage into your retirement years.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
Bucket lists don’t have to be for tomorrow.
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.