Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
Are you a thrill seeker, or content to relax in the backyard? Use this flowchart to find out more about your risk tolerance.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.