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2901, 2019

Regrouping After a Disaster; IRS Gives Tips to Help Taxpayers

By |January 29th, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on Regrouping After a Disaster; IRS Gives Tips to Help Taxpayers

Between raging wildfires, and vicious hurricanes, 2018 certainly brought record-setting disasters to many parts of the country. As a result, many Americans are now facing the challenge of reconstructing their financial records. Trying to do this, soon after a disaster, may be essential for properly documenting a tax-deductible loss, supporting [...]

1701, 2019

Health Costs Top List of Concerns for Americans Planning Retirement

By |January 17th, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on Health Costs Top List of Concerns for Americans Planning Retirement

If you're busy planning for your retirement or just dreaming about it, a new poll reports health costs top the list of concerns for Americans looking toward their Golden Years. In fact, nearly two-thirds (65 percent) are confident they have saved enough -- or will save enough -- to retire comfortably, [...]

801, 2019

Make an Estimated Tax Payment Now to Avoid Tax-time Shock

By |January 8th, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on Make an Estimated Tax Payment Now to Avoid Tax-time Shock

While official "Tax Day" doesn't arrive until April 15, it’s not too late to make an estimate tax payment to avoid a tax-time shock in the months ahead. The Internal Revenue Service advises employees -- whose 2018 federal income tax withholding unexpectedly falls short of their tax liability for the [...]

908, 2018

Energy-Savings Ideas to Keep More Money in Your Pocket

By |August 9th, 2018|Finance|Comments Off on Energy-Savings Ideas to Keep More Money in Your Pocket

Soon it will be autumn and cooler weather will be on its way which means you will be spending more time indoors. It also means you could be using more heat and/or more energy, which adds up to paying more in utility bills. But do not get too down as [...]

1406, 2018

Ways You Can Benefit from Rising Interest Rates

By |June 14th, 2018|Finance|Comments Off on Ways You Can Benefit from Rising Interest Rates

With interest rates slated to rise through 2018, it can be an opportunity for individuals to reap the most from a situation that at face value seems negative. Rising interest rates basically means it costs you more to borrow, but there are situations out there where these rising rates can [...]

3105, 2018

Top Concerns When Opening A Joint Bank Account

By |May 31st, 2018|Finance|Comments Off on Top Concerns When Opening A Joint Bank Account

Top Concerns When Opening A Joint Bank Account Married couples, couples that live together, and aging parents often ask themselves if it would be easier to have a joint bank account. For instances like paying bills and utilities, it can be a great way to simplify things. However, before taking [...]