Life Stage - Family

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    Use summer holiday time to teach your children about earning, saving and spending ...
  2. Divorce and Annuities: What Clients Need to Know

    Divorce can be the most financially devastating event in a person’s life. Here’s ...
  3. Why Designate a General Power of Attorney?

    Because it will ensure your financial and personal affairs are handled according ...
  4. 7 Issues to Consider When Determining Life Insurance ...

    Seven issues to consider when buying life insurance to ensure the coverage is tailored ...
  5. Do You Need Life Insurance For Your Child?

    Taking out life insurance for a child is hard to imagine, but having it can do more ...
  6. Want Your Will to Prevail? Don't Die Intestate

    If you die without making a last will and testament, you are said to have died intestate. ...
  1. How can I start an IRA for my child?

    The Roth IRA is hands-down the most attractive retirement plan available for people with at least 15 or more years until ...
  2. What is the best way to save for private school expenses? A 529 plan, a Coverdell ...

    If the goal is to put the money in the plan towards private school expenses, then the Coverdell Education Savings Account ...
  3. Can I contribute to both a 529 plan and a Coverdell education savings account?

    You can contribute to both, and when your child is ready to attend college, as colleges do accept payments from both. There ...
  4. What options do I have to save for my child's education?

    There are numerous options available to invest savings for a child's education: State-sponsored "529" college savings plans: ...
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