Global vs. International: What’s The Difference?
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Tax Deductions You Won't Believe
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Choices for Your 401(k) at a Former Employer
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
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It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
What does your home really cost?
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
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.