What Are Charitable Gift Annuities and What Are the Benefits?

What Are Charitable Gift Annuities and What Are the Benefits?

Charitable gift annuities can be a good idea for older Americans looking for extra income, and who like giving to charity.

What Is Amortization and How Do You Use It To Pay Off Loans?

What Is Amortization and How Do You Use It To Pay Off Loans?

Amortization tells you exactly what you need to know to pay off a loan, more quickly and efficiently.

Five Reasons to Borrow From Your 401(k) and How to Do It

Five Reasons to Borrow From Your 401(k) and How to Do It

Borrowing from your 401(k) can be a risky proposition. But done for the right reasons, it can be a good financial move.

11 Best States to Retire on a Fixed Income

11 Best States to Retire on a Fixed Income

Retiring on a fixed income? These 11 states deserve your attention.

What Is a W-4 Form and How Do Allowances Work?

What Is a W-4 Form and How Do Allowances Work?

A W-4 Tax Form indicates how much money an employer will deduct from your paycheck for taxes - it's up to you get that number right.

How to Reduce Your 2018 Tax Bill - Yes, There's Still Time

How to Reduce Your 2018 Tax Bill - Yes, There's Still Time

There's still time to save money on your 2018 taxes. Here's a step-by-step guide.

IRS Lets Workers Put More Into 401(k) Plans

IRS Lets Workers Put More Into 401(k) Plans

The Internal Revenue Service is letting workers put more into their 401(k) and other retirement plans for 2019.

60 Seconds: The Documents You Need in a Disaster

60 Seconds: The Documents You Need in a Disaster

Sadly disasters happen. Not only do you need the proper insurance, you need to get your financial documents together and stored in a safe place. Give us 60 seconds to find out how!

Kids Going Back to School: Tax Credits and How to Save Money

Kids Going Back to School: Tax Credits and How to Save Money

It's been a loooooong summer with the kids. And you probably spend a ton of money entertaining them to boot! Now let's try to get some of it back!

What Is the FICA Tax and Why Does It Exist?

What Is the FICA Tax and Why Does It Exist?

FICA taxes aren't new, but they sure do chew up a worker's paycheck amount. Here's why that's actually a good thing.