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.
Mutual Funds vs. ETFs
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
How Will Working Affect Social Security Benefits?
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Read this overview to learn how financial advisors are compensated.
This worksheet can help you estimate the costs of a four-year college program.
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.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.