Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
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Dog Bites Neighbor. Now What?
Even dogs have bad days. So, what happens when your dog bites a neighbor or passing pedestrian?
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
How to Make the Tax Code Work for You
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
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Estate management can help ensure that your assets are transferred according to your wishes while managing tax issues.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.