How much will it cost to pay off a loan over its lifetime?
Estimate of the maximum amount of financing you can expect to get when you begin house hunting.
Determine whether you should consider refinancing your mortgage.
This calculator can help you determine how soon you can pay off your mortgage.
Tax Breaks for College Costs
Three federal tax provisions can help ease the financial strain of paying for rising college costs.
Bracing for Higher Rates
Bond laddering is a time-tested strategy that can help manage interest rate risk.
Consider a Roth for Tax-Free Retirement Income
Roth IRA withdrawal and conversion rules and how they differ from other retirement plans.
Illinois Highlights Credit Risk
A look at the tax advantages and credit risks associated with municipal bond investments.