A Brief History of Estate Taxes
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
Emerging Market Opportunities
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
Should You Tap Retirement Savings to Fund College?
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Planning for a special-needs child can be complicated, confusing, and even overwhelming.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Knowing your options when a CD matures can help you make a sound investment decision.
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Despite recent tax-law changes, many Americans are expected to pay the AMT this year.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, infiltrating the world of bonds.
In life it often happens that the answers are right in our own back yards. This may be particularly true of investing.
Here are 3 steps to take right now that may make a difference if you find yourself suddenly single.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?