Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions.
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Planning for Special Needs Children
Planning for a special-needs child can be complicated, confusing, and even overwhelming.
Tax Deductions You Won't Believe
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Thinking of Retiring Abroad?
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Apps that help small business owners better manage and grow their business.
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
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Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.