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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Trends in Charitable Giving
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
Making Sense of U.S. Household Net Worth
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
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.
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
Retirees traveling abroad need to know that their health insurance travels with them.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.