Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
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Global and International Funds
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
How Income Taxes Work
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
What Our Kids Can Teach us About Saving Money
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
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Apps that help small business owners better manage and grow their business.
Concerns over identity theft continue to grow, especially with data breaches at major companies and financial institutions.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
What does your home really cost?
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?