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An Arm and a Leg
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
Death is No Excuse
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.