Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
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The New Red Scare: Chinese Ownership of U.S. Debt
Would it surprise you to hear that China owns just 8% of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government?
And the Executor Is
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
The Cost of Procrastination
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
If you are concerned about inflation—and expect short-term interest rates may increase—TIPS could be worth considering.
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
Estimate the potential capital gains taxes due on your transactions.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting, and whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?