Financial Aid for Students 101
Help your college-bound child explore scholarships, grants, and more with this article on paying for higher education.
Your Emergency Fund: How Much Is Enough?
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
The Long Run: Women and Retirement
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies.
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
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.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
When markets shift, experienced investors stick to their strategy.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.