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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.
How to Make the Tax Code Work for You
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Investors who put off important investment decisions may face potential consequence to their future financial security.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
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 a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
In life it often happens that the answers are right in our own back yards. This may be particularly true of investing.
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
If you have a 401(k) with a former employer, you may want to consider an IRA rollover.
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?
As the economy gathers momentum, many are waiting for their personal finances to gather momentum, too.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.