Both home equity loans and education loans can generate tax deductions. Each has its own special rules and limitations. Learn what we mean in this Tax Tip.
Stocks finished in the red on Tuesday. Caterpillar led decliners on the Dow. Meanwhile, Yum! Brands posted quarterly data after the closing bell.
Almost as important as knowing how your portfolio performed is understanding why it performed as it did. We explain in this Financial Tip.
Stocks traded lower on Monday. Semiconductor brands such as Micron Technology, SanDisk and Alteraon led the Nasdaq’s descent. Meanwhile, Becton, Dickinson and Company avoided the downswing. The medical technology company added $9.14, or 7.89 percent today, to close at $124.98.
Friday’s session closed in the green zone. Mylan led advancers on the S&P 500. The pharmaceutical company boosted its third-quarter earnings outlook, noting stronger-than-anticipated operational performance.
In today’s Marietta Daily Journal, Bil Lako, CFP®, explains using a trust as a beneficiary for your IRA. Read the Article
Nonqualified deferred compensation plans are not governed by ERISA rules, but they must comply with Sec. 409A of the IRS. Learn more in this Business Tip.
Indices closed Thursday’s session with mixed results. The Dow shed some points while the S&P 500 ended fractionally in green territory. Trading ended flat for the most part amid a variety of economic news.
The U.S. Census Bureau reports 86.6% of the population had health insurance in 2013. Learn more in this week’s Insurance Tip.
Indices traded well into the red zone on Wednesday. Stocks slipped amid a variety of economic data. Manufacturing activity decreased in September. The Institute for Supply Management’s index fell to 56.6 from 59 in August.