Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges come opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
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This section of our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search this section, send us a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
When Does Your Personal Car Become a Commercial Vehicle?
At what point can you call a personal vehicle commercial?
What is the Value of Your Business?
Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.
How Insurance Deductibles Work
Knowing how insurance deductibles work can help you save money and give you peace of mind.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
Estate management can help ensure that your assets are transferred according to your wishes while managing tax issues.
What did the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act change? Here's a quick snapshot.
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.