Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
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A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses
Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.
The ABCs of Zero Coupon Bonds
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
Types of Stock Market Analysis
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
This worksheet can help you estimate the costs of a four-year college program.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
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 some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.