Financial Planning in 2018
Robert Stachura recently appeared on Midday Maryland on WMAR-TV. Watch as he and colleague Rob Symonds discuss steps you can take to help ensure a stronger financial future.
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Inventorying Your Possessions
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
Tips for Finding Care for Your Special-Needs Child
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
Estate management can help ensure that your assets are transferred according to your wishes while managing tax issues.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?