Understanding Today's Financial Environment
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Can Election Results Predict the Market?
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
TIPS for Inflation
If you are concerned about inflation and expect short-term interest rates may increase, TIPS could be worth considering.
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
Good employee health can be great for the company’s bottom line.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are a few things to consider when buying or leasing your next vehicle.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.