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College Funding

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

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.

Mortgage Acceleration

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

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Do ETFs Belong in Your Portfolio?

Do you know the potential benefits and risks of exchange-traded funds and how they differ from mutual funds?

Looking for Value with P/E Ratios

Discover the basics of P/E ratios, with an emphasis on analyzing them in the appropriate context for making meaningful comparisons.

The Beige Book: A Timely Economic Read

The Federal Reserve’s “Beige Book” provides a broad overview of the economy that is often essential for making economic policy decisions.

Survivor Benefits Provide a Financial Lifeline

Decisions made when claiming Social Security retirement benefits can make a big difference in spousal and other dependents’ survivor benefits.

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