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College Funding

Use this calculator to estimate the cost of your child’s education, based on the variables you input.

Mortgage Acceleration

This calculator can help you determine how soon you can pay off your mortgage.

IRA Eligibility

Use this calculator to determine whether you qualify for the different types of IRAs.

Mortgage Refinancing

Determine whether you should consider refinancing your mortgage.

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What’s the Difference Between Medicare and Medicaid?

Medicare and Medicaid may seem similar, but what each program pays for and for whom can be very different.

WEP and GPO Can Reduce Social Security Benefits

Explore how the windfall elimination provision and the government pension offset can affect Social Security benefits for people who earned a pension in noncovered employment.

Consider a Bond Ladder for Rising Interest Rates

A bond ladder can help mitigate the effect of rising rates, generate income, and dampen the effects of stock market volatility. Learn more.

Mutual Funds: Do You Know What’s in Your Portfolio?

It’s important for investors to understand the funds in their portfolios. This article provides an overview of different types of funds.

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