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A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses

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Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.

Traditional vs. Roth IRA

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How to Make the Tax Code Work for You

When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.

Assess Life Insurance Needs

How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.

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Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.

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This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.

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Should I Buy or Lease an Auto?

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Tax Management Strategies

Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.

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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.

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Retirement Plan Distributions

There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.

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It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.

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If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.

Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart

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

Emerging Market Opportunities

What are your options for investing in emerging markets?

A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List

A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.

Extended Care: A Patchwork of Possibilities

What is your plan for health care during retirement?

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