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Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
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Events on Wall Street
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Required Reading: The Economic Report of the President
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
An Arm and a Leg
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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.
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.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
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.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
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Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.