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Global and International Funds
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
What Is a Stretch IRA?
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
Financial Strategies in a Post-DOMA World
The Supreme Court’s declaring DOMA unconstitutional may require some same-sex couples to reconsider their financial strategy.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
China owns a portion of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government. What does it mean?
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Here are 3 steps to take right now that may make a difference if you find yourself suddenly single.
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.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like the junk in a junk drawer.