Financial Planning in 2018
Robert Stachura 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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Should You Invest in Exchange Traded Funds?
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
How to Retire Early
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
The Cycle of Investing
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Retirees traveling abroad need to know that their health insurance travels with them.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
A four-step framework for building a personal legacy.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Don’t overlook the need for renter’s insurance if you rent your home.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?