A Brief History of Estate Taxes
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
U.S. Personal Savings Rate
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Budget Check Up: Tax Time Is the Right Time
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price.
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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.
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.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.