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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What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
U.S. Personal Savings Rate
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Donating Art: Taxation Abstraction
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price.
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.