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Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.

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Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.

Understanding the Alternate Valuation Date

Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."

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It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.

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Historical Inflation

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Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.

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This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.

Impact of Taxes and Inflation

Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.

Roth 401(k) vs. Traditional 401(k)

This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).

Comparing Mortgage Terms

Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.

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An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

Principles of Preserving Wealth

How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

Keys to Investing for Retirement

There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement

5 Smart Investing Principles

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Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart

Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.

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Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.

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A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.

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$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.

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Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.

When Special Care Is Needed: The Special Needs Trust

A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.

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