While much of the focus in the 'fiscal cliff' debate has been on income taxes, the group of wealthy Americans says an estate tax 'promotes democracy by slowing the concentration of wealth and power.'
How new innovations in finance help both Wall Street brokers and regular investors
Tax-savings account like a Roth IRA make sense, especially if taxes rise. See question No. 3 in this reader mailbag.
A plummeting stock market makes conservative investments a wise move for the short term.