If you have your money professionally managed, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act took away the itemized deduction you took for those management fees. Learn more in this week’s Tax Tip.
The holiday-shortened trading day was marked by a significant sell-off in the final hour of trading that left the S&P 500 0.49% lower on the day. Information Technology found its way to the bottom of the sectors, losing 1.37% while the otherwise lackluster Telecommunication Services sector charged ahead, gaining 1.16% on the day.
It was a late afternoon rally in U.S. equities after futures were pressured into the open with the S&P 500 finishing up 0.31%. Participation was broad, but led by Technology.
In today’s Marietta Daily Journal, Bil Lako, CFP®, explains how you can profit from your business, minimize your capital gains, and benefit a charity by creating a charitable trust. Read the Article This article is for demonstrative and academic purposes and is meant to provide valuable background information on particular investments, NOT a recommendation to buy.…
We tease that the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was the employment act for accountants…it’s funny because it’s true, especially when it comes to choosing your accounting method for businesses. Find out why in this week’s Business Tip.
Indices closed with gains on Thursday. Stocks stepped up on a variety of news. U.S. GDP growth slowed slightly in the first quarter. Real GDP grew 2% versus 2.9% in the fourth quarter and the 2.2% and 2.3% growth reported for the prior two months.
Making one debt payment instead of many may help you keep your debt under better control, but you may end up paying more in interest over time. We explain in this Question of the Week.
Indices closed in red territory on Wednesday. Financial brands led the way lower on the S&P 500 amid continued trade tussling.
Now that the fog of 2017’s taxes are behind you, did you talk to your C.P.A. about 2018? Some significant rules have changed, especially itemized deductions. Better take a look at your taxes now! We explain in this week’s Tax Tip.
IRAs were meant to fund your retirement, so the IRS penalizes you if you withdraw from your account prior to age 59½. Learn the details in this week’s Financial Tip.