Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
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Tax Deductions You Won't Believe
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Understanding the Alternate Valuation Date
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Four Steps to Valuing an Estate
Determining the value of your estate, or for someone who has passed away, can be a complex undertaking.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.