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Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
When Heirs are Imperfect
The money problems or bad lifestyle habits of adult children could lead to the squandering of any inheritance they receive.
Understanding Marginal Income Tax Brackets
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
It may help your business be better prepared in the event of the death of a principal or key employee.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
What does your home really cost?
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.