Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
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What to Look for in a Long-Term Care Policy
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
Donating Art: Taxation Abstraction
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
How Does Your Credit Score Compare?
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Concerns over identity theft continue to grow, especially with data breaches at major companies and financial institutions.
How literate are you when it comes to your finances? Brush up with these five basics.
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
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.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.