Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions.
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Should You Borrow from Your 401(k)?
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Term vs. Permanent Life Insurance
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
When Special Care Is Needed: The Special Needs Trust
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Five strategies for managing your student debt.
Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance.
Tips on home-buying for Millennials.
Investors who put off important investment decisions may face potential consequence to their future financial security.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
This is a good infographic to use, and reuse, whenever the benchmark interest rate goes up.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
Disability happens to more people, more often than you may think, and it lasts longer, too.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.