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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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Retirement Savings: Traditional, Roth, or Both?

How does a traditional or Roth structure affect your IRA or employer-sponsored retirement plan? And what do their differences mean for older workers?

Qualified Charitable Distributions

Discover how qualified charitable distributions work and why they may now be more valuable than taking a tax deduction.

Business or Hobby? It’s All About Taxes

The difference between a money-losing business and a hobby matters at tax time. This article presents IRS criteria for making the distinction.

Municipal Bonds

Tax changes in the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act affect some investors more than others, with implications that spill into the municipal bond market.

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