Tax Deductions You Won't Believe
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Teen Drinking and Your Liability
Drinking may be a “rite of passage” for teens, but when it occurs in your home you may be held responsible for their actions.
The History of Retirement
Do you know where the idea of “retirement” comes from?
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
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
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?