A stretch annuity can allow for the death benefit to be paid over several years, while the balance to continues to grow. Read more in this week’s Insurance Tip.
A series of tax law changes began with 2011’s expiring provisions and include new laws starting in 2013. For a review, read this Tax Tip.
Indices ended mixed on Wednesday. The Dow and Nasdaq posted gains while the S&P 500 shed some points. Bank of America and American Express stood out among advancers on the Dow.
Taxes will be a hotly debated topic in the 2012 election. Here is a list of the topics candidates will likely discuss. Read more in this Tax Tip.
Stocks rallied today on Wall Street. The Dow closed at a high level not seen since 2007. Brands traded up on encouraging economic news.
There is still time to save $5,000 ($6,000 for age 50+) for retirement for the 2011 tax year. You have until April 17th. Learn more in this week’s Financial Tip.
Indices closed out mixed on Monday. Wal-Mart, Coca-Cola, Merck and Procter & Gamble led the Dow’s ascent. The S&P 500 posted fractional gains and the Nasdaq shed some points. Trading action was mixed amid news of a cooling Chinese economy and uncertainty over Greece’s second bailout package.
Federal Appeals Court Upholds $243,000 Damage and Fee Award for Employer’s Failure to Provide SPD and Election Forms
Interesting read: Employer’s failure to provide an SPD and a rollover form has cost $240,000+ in damages and fees. Read the article.
Stocks edged up on Friday. JPMorgan Chase and Travelers Companies stood out among Dow advancers. Brands posted gains on encouraging employment numbers.
Indices closed in green territory on Thursday. Aluminum titan Alcoa led risers on the Dow. Stocks climbed on optimism that Greece was successful in its debt swap efforts.