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Ken Fanning, AIF®
Avoiding Cognitive Decline
Try these activities to keep your brain sharp.
Four Really Good Reasons to Invest
There are four very good reasons to start investing. Do you know what they are?
Keeping Up with the Joneses
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
Not only can D&O insurance provide financial protection, but it can help improve an organization’s decision-making.
You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when it comes to preparing for retirement.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.