Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
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The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
The Anatomy of an Index
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
Best Performing Asset Classes
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
Technology tips to make your next trip even better.
Tips to avoid checking in luggage on your next vacation.
Important as it is, Medicare does not cover the full range of health-care expenses you may experience in your golden years.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?