Understanding Today's Financial Environment
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You May Need to Make Estimated Tax Payments If…
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
The Cost of Procrastination
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
How to Appeal Your Property Taxes
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
This worksheet can help you estimate the costs of a four-year college program.
In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked.
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
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
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.