Is Hiring a CPA Worth it? 5 Tips for Getting Your Money’s Worth
Often when people find out I’m a tax accountant, I get asked, “How much does a CPA cost?” It’s like me asking “How much does a home cost?” We all understand that a 1,000 square-foot home in Kansas has a different cost than a 1,000 square-foot penthouse condo in New...
A simple strategy that could lower your credit card debt is something most people don't consider
Most households in the US carry over $50,000 in debt -- but an expert says there is a simple way to cut back.
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Buying Life Insurance: What Kind and How Much?
Purchasing the right type of insurance in an amount that is suitable for your family’s needs is an important element in financial planning. This article will help you wade through the differing types.
How Much House Can You Afford With A Low-Down-Payment Mortgage?
Regardless of what your income is, here are five important questions to ask before you start the search for your first home.
What’s the best age to retire?
Retirement columnist BOSTON (MarketWatch)—If you’re going to do it—retire, that is—you might as well do it at the right age. And doing it at the right age, according to the authors of a soon-to-be published paper, involves a bit of homework Retiring at the optimal age should not be left to chance, according to Kenn Tacchino, a professor of taxation and financial planning at Widener University, and Patricia Tacchino, co-authors of a soon-to-be-published paper in Benefits Quarterly Rather, choosing a retirement age needs to be a rational decision that accounts for a variety of confusing and competing consideration, the Tacchinos wrote. And to reach a rational decision, the authors say, would-be retirees would benefit from…
How Spouses Can Maximize Social Security Benefits
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5 Tax Tips for Millennials
Winging it on your taxes? You could be missing out on significant savings or worse yet, be endangering your finances and freedom by not knowing the basics.
Financial tips for women getting a divorce
Separate all spousal property and accounts immediately