Making Sense of U.S. Household Net Worth
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
Retirement Traps to Avoid
Beware of these traps that could upend your retirement.
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If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.