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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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Competing Goals: Pay Off Student Loans or Save for Retirement?

Some college grads pay off student loans at the expense of saving for the future. See steps that may help them do both.

New Tax Law Expands 529 Savings Plans

An overview of Section 529 savings plans, including their traditional use for college saving and the new rules for K-12 tuition.

Insurance Strategies: Giving Old Life Insurance a New Purpose

A 1035 exchange may allow a permanent life policy to be traded for a more suitable insurance product.

Help with College: A Gift for Your Grandkids

Helping a grandchild obtain a college degree could be life-changing for the student. Still, it’s important to consider how a gift could affect student aid and taxes.

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