Mutual Funds vs. ETFs
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
What Do Your Taxes Pay For?
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
The item most homeowners forget on their home improvement project checklist is insurance.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
The money problems or bad lifestyle habits of adult children could lead to the squandering of any inheritance they receive.
A windfall from a loved one can be both rewarding and complicated.
Each day, the Fed is behind the scenes supporting the economy and providing services to the U.S. financial system.
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
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.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
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.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?