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Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.

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The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.

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Knowing your options when a CD matures can help you make a sound investment decision.

The Financial Literacy Crisis

Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.

Planning for Special Needs Children

Planning for a special-needs child can be complicated, confusing, and even overwhelming.

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Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.

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This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).

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Lifetime of Earnings

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Keys to Investing for Retirement

There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

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Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

Investment Strategies for Retirement

Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.

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The Cost of Procrastination

Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.

The New Wild West: Bitcoin

Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.

Global and International Funds

Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?

Interest Rates: How Low Can They Go?

The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?

Events on Wall Street

Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.

What to Do When You Lose Your Wallet

There are things you can do to keep yourself safe when you lose your wallet.

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