Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions.
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Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search our website, send us a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We’ll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Eight Mistakes That Can Upend Your Retirement
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Estate Management Checklist
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?
A letter of instructions provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
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
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
A quick history of the Federal Reserve and overview of what it does.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting, and whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, covering how bond laddering works.
What if instead of buying that home, you invested that money?