When Life Insurance Becomes Taxable
Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.
To Catch a Thief
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
Inventorying Your Possessions
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
Divorce is the second most stressful time in a person's life. Here's some tips to get through it.
Each day, the Fed is behind the scenes supporting the economy and providing services to the U.S. financial system.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
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 a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
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.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
As the economy gathers momentum, many are waiting for their personal finances to gather momentum, too.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
What does your home really cost?
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?