How to Make the Tax Code Work for You
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
Lots of Variables with Fixed-Rate Mortgages
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Assess how many days you'll work in 2012 to pay federal tax liability.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
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.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.