Taxes

Student Loan Debt Repayment Photo credit: ASSOCIATED PRESS It’s time to pay off your student loans faster. Here’s what you need to know. Student Loan Repayment: Follow these 25 rules Rule #1: Student loan repayment is an active process, not a passive one. If you invest the time and do the work, you can save money
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Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin BRAZIL – 2019/05/31: In this photo illustration the Equifax logo is seen displayed on a smartphone. (Photo Illustration by Rafael Henrique/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) LightRocket via Getty Images Section 162(f) of the tax code prohibits deducting any fine or similar penalty paid to a government for the violation
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Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin Photocredit: © 2019 Bloomberg Finance LP © 2019 Bloomberg Finance LP The S&P is likely to fall in August; here are a pair of short sale recommendations. The monthly S&P 500 cycle peaks at the end of July and falls through August. Cycle signals must be
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Do wildfire victims worry about their taxes? You bet. How fire victims are taxed depends on what they collect, what they claim on their taxes, if they are rebuilding their property, their insurance and more. Another big variable is whether they sue PG&E. It can build out a complex tax picture, especially now that there
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President Donald Trump pumps his fist after putting on a hard hat given to him before speaking to the National Electrical Contractors Association Convention at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) ASSOCIATED PRESS Low state tax rates appear to be driving faster job growth since President Trump signed
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(Photo by / Richard Drew, AP) Last January, MoneyShow.com asked the leading newsletter advisors to select their favorite stocks for 2019. Healthcare was a popular sector in that survey, with several big first half winners. Here’s a check-up on 6 financial favorites for the second half. Adrian Day, Global Analyst I selected Gladstone Investment (GAIN)
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Social Security may be one of your largest assets. What and when you collect will make a huge difference to your lifetime benefits. Today’s column examines whether higher retirement benefits prevent smaller spousal benefits, when spousal benefits can be paid, potential effects of government pensions on widow’s benefits, benefits after divorce and remarriage and whether
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Social Security may be one of your largest assets. What and when you collect will make a huge difference to your lifetime benefits. Today’s column addresses some ramifications of filing early, the ability to restrict an application before full retirement age (FRA), reductions in benefits due to foreign pensions, voluntarily and involuntarily suspending benefits and
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Capitol Building with dramatic sunrise sky, Washington DC Getty The SECURE Act (Setting Every Community Up For Retirement Enhancement, H.R. 1994)  is still working through the Senate after passing the House in May. It proposes a number of changes to retirement savings including changes to various nuts and bolts of IRAs and 401(k)s. It is not yet law. Nonetheless, it seems pretty likely
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© 2019 Bloomberg Finance LP Netflix is the new Tesla. On Wall Street, that is. Netflix and Tesla are in totally different businesses. But they have a couple of things in common on Wall Street. One of them is that they are both “hot” stocks. This means that they have a strong following among investors
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