Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
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Earnings for All Seasons
Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?
What Do Your Taxes Pay For?
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
What Is a 1035 Exchange?
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked.
Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.
The item most homeowners forget on their home improvement project checklist is insurance.
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
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.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.