Your net worth is equal to your total assets minus your total liabilities. However it might be higher than you think. Read more in this week’s Financial Tip.
Indices closed with gains on Monday. Financial brands JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America led advancers on the Dow. Stocks stepped up amid some alarming news. Standard & Poor’s placed 15 euro-zone nations on review for possible downgrades, including Germany and France.
Stocks traded fairly flat on Friday. The Dow and S&P 500 ended fractionally lower. The Nasdaq closed slightly in the green zone. Johnson & Johnson, Hewlett-Packard and Intel led declines on the Dow.
Small-business owners have excellent opportunities to save for retirement, often with tax benefits for the business. Read more in this week’s Tax Tip.
Indices closed out mixed on Thursday. The Dow and S&P 500 shed some points. The Nasdaq ended with slight gains. Stocks made mixed moves amid a variety of news.
How “disability” is defined in your insurance policy determines the cost of the policy and how you qualify for benefits. Read this Insurance Tip for more information.
Stocks rallied on Wednesday. Caterpillar and JPMorgan Chase led the Dow’s ascent. Action on the S&P 500 and Nasdaq was also impressive. Brands moved up amid a spate of economic news.
Today’s trading session closed out mixed. The Dow and S&P posted gains Tuesday. The Nasdaq ended in red territory. Hewlett-Packard, Home Depot and Exxon Mobil led advancers on the Dow. Early market momentum faded somewhat as the day progressed.
The one-size-fits-all fill-in-the-blank forms that do-it-yourself estate planning sources provide may be attractive to some individuals because they cost a fraction of what attorneys typically charge. But is saving a few dollars worth the risk and potentially high cost of doing things incorrectly? Find out in this week’s Financial Tip.
Stocks stepped up Monday. Alcoa, Caterpillar, Hewlett-Packard and Chevron led the Dow’s ascent. Brands prospered amid optimism that euro zone debt hassles are on the way to being resolved.