Your Financial Future
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The Utility of Sector Investing
Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out.
Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
A Primer on Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
Why have the markets been so volatile recently?
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
Living trusts are popular, but their appropriateness will depend upon your individual needs and objectives.
The terms Medicare and Medicaid sound similar but are two very different things. Learn the differences in this informative article.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.