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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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 our website, 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.
Where Is the Market Headed?
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
9 Facts About Retirement
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
What Is a Roth 401(k)?
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
There are a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
Each day, the Fed is behind the scenes supporting the economy and providing services to the U.S. financial system.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
There are things you can do to keep yourself safe when you lose your wallet.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.