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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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Turbulent Times: Bear Markets Come and Go

A look at the economic conditions that triggered the 2020 bear market and why investors may benefit from having a longer-term perspective.

HOT TOPIC: The Bull Is Back... Will It Keep Charging?

The S&P 500 index recently saw the fastest recovery in its history following the COVID-19 bear market, but will the surge continue?

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.

Investing in UITs

A Unit Investment Trust is structured differently than a mutual fund or ETF. Could its unique features help you ladder your investments?

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