Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
Can you keep up with your children’s mobile slang?
There are four very good reasons to start investing. Do you know what they are?
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?