What Do Your Taxes Pay For?
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
Understanding the Alternate Valuation Date
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Fallen Tree Damage—Who Pays?
Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.
China owns a portion of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government. What does it mean?
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.