Jane Bond: Decoding Diversification
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
Social Security: The Elephant in the Room
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
What Do Your Taxes Pay For?
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?