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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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Return of Premium Life Insurance: Protection and Cash Back

This article provides an overview of the pros and cons of a type of term policy – return of premium life insurance.

Home Sweet Home Equity

Owning a home or having substantial equity may offer financial benefits in retirement. Discover five ways to use or increase home equity.

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.

Gift vs. Inheritance: Consider the Tax Difference

When deciding whether to gift assets now or transfer them to heirs at death, you need to understand step-up in basis and tax consequences.

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