NU Online News Service, Dec. 18, 2:09 p.m. – Yahoo! Inc., Santa Clara, Calif., has added a financial planning calculator from AdviceAmerica Inc., Fremont, Calif., to the Money Manager section of its Web site, at http://yahoo.adviceamerica.com/Yahoo1/Home/SplashStatic.asp

AdviceAmerica develops investment and financial planning calculators for financial services Web sites.

Consumers can use the calculator on the Yahoo! site to analyze strategies for preparing for college expenses, retirement and major purchases under a wide variety of economic conditions, AdviceAmerica says.

Consumers who sign up for access can use the calculator on Yahoo! for free, AdviceAmerica says.