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A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses

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Filing Final Tax Returns for the Deceased

The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.

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Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.

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Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.

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Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.

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Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.

Should I Buy or Lease an Auto?

This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.

Social Security Taxes

Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.

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Principles of Preserving Wealth

How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

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Behavioral Finance

An amusing and whimsical look at behavioral finance best practices for investors.

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It Was the Best of Times, It Was the Worst of Times

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You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.

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