Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Explore the growing influence women wield over the economy with this handy infographic.
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
When markets shift, experienced investors stick to their strategy.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Peer-to-peer payment apps are one of the newest ways to send money.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.