What Do Your Taxes Pay For?
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Countdown to College
Preparing for college means setting goals, staying focused, and tackling a few key milestones along the way.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Use this calculator to estimates your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
What does your home really cost?