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Financial planning for life's milestones.

Personal Finance & Planning

A 529 college savings plan offers many advantages, but it can come with some surprising pitfalls. Here are five mistakes to avoid.
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What is your cost basis? Whether you’re a newbie or seasoned investor, determining your tax cost basis can help you save on taxes. Here’s how.
Tax Strategies

The IRS allows taxpayers various tax deductions for investment-related expenses if those expenses are related to producing taxable investment income. Do your expenses qualify?

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Custodial accounts may not offer the tax benefits of 529 plans, but they can be used to fund expenses that 529 plans don’t cover.
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Making tax-efficiency part of your investing strategy can help lower your tax bill.
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Watch out for these common errors when preparing your tax return.
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Our month-by-month guide to help get your finances in top shape this year.
Personal Finance & Planning

A 529 college savings plan offers many advantages, but it can come with some surprising pitfalls. Here are five mistakes to avoid.
2022 Schwab Market Outlook

Use these trends as the starting point for a conversation about your financial, investing, or wealth management plan.
Tax Strategies

What is your cost basis? Whether you’re a newbie or seasoned investor, determining your tax cost basis can help you save on taxes. Here’s how.
Tax Strategies

The IRS allows taxpayers various tax deductions for investment-related expenses if those expenses are related to producing taxable investment income. Do your expenses qualify?
Sharing the Wealth: How Lifetime Gift Tax Exemption Works
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It may benefit your loved ones—and your own financial plan—to give more while you’re still living. Here’s what you need to know about the gift tax and estate tax exemptions.

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