Starting January 1, 2015 the IRS will begin enforcing a new interpretation of the rule that limits the number of nontaxable IRA rollovers an individual can complete. Because of this, IRA owners will need to tread even more carefully when Continue reading
Cyber attacks against small businesses are growing increasingly sophisticated. Hackers use spoofed emails, malicious software and online social networks to obtain login credentials to businesses’ accounts, transfer funds from the accounts and steal private information, a fraud referred to as “corporate Continue reading
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Why not add going green or going more green to your list of New Year’s resolutions? While green efforts help to save our ecology, they often save us green in our wallets! Following is a list of 50 ways to Continue reading
What is the simplest estate planning tool around? Gifting! Make substantial annual gifts now while you can control the funds with flexibility. Reap the benefits and fun of being with your heirs and others as they enjoy your generosity. In Continue reading
When it comes to the day-to-day running of your business, the financial product that you need to be most comfortable and happy with is your business account. You need it to be quick, convenient, flexible and, if possible, cheap. But Continue reading
Life insurance should help protect those that financially rely on you. It should not be viewed as an investment. It is easy to get confused about this emotional issue, but really, there are only three questions you need to Continue reading
If you are newly married, or planning on getting married soon, be sure to allocate time to consider some of the financial aspects of marriage. Marriage will change how you handle your finances and it can also be the source Continue reading