Prevent a Rift: Money Tips for Newlyweds
Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
A Primer on Dividends
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
How Stocks Work
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
You face a risk for which the market does not compensate you, that can not be easily reduced through diversification.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
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
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.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.