Maximize Your Social Security
Using software, we analyze hundreds of possible election strategies and identify the one that offers the highest lifetime value. Electing Social Security is one of the biggest decisions you'll make about retirement. Many people stand to gain or lose more than $100,000 in benefits depending on how they make this one decision.
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The Economic Journey of Your Morning Coffee
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
Strategies For Managing Student Loan Debt
Five strategies for managing your student debt.
What Is a Stretch IRA?
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
Divorce is the second most stressful time in a person's life. Here's some tips to get through it.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Understanding the economy's cycles can help put current business conditions in better perspective.
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?