A Look at Diversification
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Interest Rates: How Low Can They Go?
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Important as it is, Medicare does not cover the full range of health-care expenses you may experience in your golden years.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
There a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like the junk in a junk drawer.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
What does your home really cost?
There are things you can do to keep yourself safe when you lose your wallet.
Here are 3 steps to take right now that may make a difference if you find yourself suddenly single.