Your Financial Future
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The New Red Scare: Chinese Ownership of U.S. Debt
China owns a portion of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government. What does it mean?
Six Most Overlooked Tax Deductions
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
Bursting the Bubble
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Understanding the economy's cycles can help put current business conditions in better perspective.
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
Five creative (and inexpensive) ideas for motivating your employees.
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?