Put It in a Letter
A letter of instruction provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
Trends in Charitable Giving
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
Retirement Traps to Avoid
Beware of these traps that could upend your retirement.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.
Clearing up confusion from the economic downturn following COVID-19 and how it might affect your financial strategy.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
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.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Peer-to-peer payment apps are one of the newest ways to send money.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
Bucket lists don’t have to be for tomorrow.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?