Mutual Funds vs. ETFs
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
Value vs. Growth Investing
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
Making Your Tax Bracket Work
Have you explored all of your choices when it comes to managing your taxable income?
Would it surprise you to hear that China owns just 8% of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government?
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting, and whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.