FIT TO RETIRE™
How the Federal Reserve Works
Each day, the Fed is behind the scenes supporting the economy and providing services to the U.S. financial system.
Rebalancing Your Portfolio
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
Is a SEP-IRA Right for Your Business?
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
Living trusts are popular, but their appropriateness will depend upon your individual needs and objectives.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
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.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: right now.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.