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.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions.
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Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search our website, send us a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We’ll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
Rebalancing Your Portfolio
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
Personal Finance Tips for Military Families
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
Will You Pay the AMT?
Despite recent tax-law changes, a stunning 4.6 million Americans are expected to pay the AMT in 2018.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving—or dragging—the economy.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
A company's profits can be reinvested or they can be paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for new financing choices and fund-raising alterna
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability, along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are nearly 1,200 ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime, and those we love may suffer if we are not prepared.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?