The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Understanding the Alternate Valuation Date
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. Here's how it works.
Understanding the economy's cycles can help put current business conditions in better perspective.
Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
There are things you can do to keep yourself safe when you lose your wallet.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like the junk in a junk drawer.
Have you explored all of your choices when it comes to managing your taxable income?