How the Federal Reserve Works
Each day, the Fed is behind the scenes supporting the economy and providing services to the U.S. financial system.
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren’t that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Women and Retirement
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Use this calculator to estimates your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime, and those we love may suffer if we are not prepared.