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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Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
Life and Death of a Twenty Dollar Bill
How long does a $20 bill last?
When to Self-Insure
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
These food myths will really put a drain on your wallet.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.