Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
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Inflation - Back to the Future
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Global and International Funds
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
Retirement Income and the Traditional Portfolio
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.