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This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
What's My Potential Estate Tax?
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Fixed or Variable Mortgage, Which Should You Pick?
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
Congratulations — your business is profitable! Have you considered how much of those profits to reinvest in your business?
Achieving a long-term goal, like retirement, starts by taking small actions today.
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
Find out how to pay off your credit cards and protect your paycheck so you can live more confidently.
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The majority of U.S. workers retire at age 63. Do you want to leave the game earlier? Or play longer?
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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.
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.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Want to do more with your wealth? You might want to consider creating a charitable foundation.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations?
Every so often, you’ll hear about Social Security benefits running out. But is there truth to the fears, or is it all hype?
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.