Does Your Credit Score Affect Your Insurance Rates?
Your credit score may influence how much you pay for auto and home insurance.
When Life Insurance Becomes Taxable
Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.
The Real Cost of a Vacation Home
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
Here are several important changes to Social Security that may impact how and when you can begin taking income benefits.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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 number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
As the economy gathers momentum, many are waiting for their personal finances to gather momentum, too.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.