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Alternative Investments - Going Mainstream
Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity.
The Anatomy of a Supplemental Health Plan
Here’s a guide to explain all the parts of Medicare.
Insuring Your Business Against Cyber Liability
90% of small businesses in the U.S. don't protect their data from cyber attacks. Is your business at risk?
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
How literate are you when it comes to your finances? Brush up with these five basics.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.