Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions.
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Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search our website, send us a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We’ll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
Volunteering in Retirement
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
Protection Against Uninsured Drivers
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
IRA Withdrawals that Escape the 10% Tax Penalty
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Business owners may be able to protect themselves from the financial consequences of losing a key employee.
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate