FIT TO RETIRE™
Immediate vs. Deferred Annuities
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
The Business Cycle
Understanding the economy's cycles can help put current business conditions in better perspective.
Important Birthdays Over 50
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
Entrepreneurs all face the same question, “Which business structure should I adopt?”
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Assess how many days you'll work in 2012 to pay federal tax liability.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Estimate the potential capital gains taxes due on your transactions.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime, and those we love may suffer if we are not prepared.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.