Before you raid your 401(k) balance for a loan, you should carefully consider the long-term opportunity cost. Learn more in this Financial Tip.
Indices closed in the red zone on Monday. Hewlett Packard and Microsoft led the way down in abbreviated pre-holiday trading.
Friday’s session closed in red territory. Stocks such as Bank of America, Walt Disney, Caterpillar and Alcoa led the way down. Brands took a breather as budget talks came to a standstill in Washington. Stocks slipped amid a variety of economic data.
In today’s Marietta Daily Journal, Bil Lako, CFP® explains the 3.8% Medicare Surtax with some examples. Read the Article
Insurance is a cost of doing business, but a business can self-insure, which, depending on the risk, may lower costs. Learn more in this Business Tip.
Stocks climbed today on Wall Street. Brands such as Bank of America, Disney, UnitedHealth, and JPMorgan Chase posted gains on the Dow. Trading moved higher amid more “fiscal cliff” news. Although they have yet to agree on an ultimate solution, House Speaker John Boehner said he expects to keep working on a budget plan with President Barack Obama.
Giving a car with a luxurious big bow as a holiday gift? Don’t forget to evaluate and compare auto insurance coverages. Learn more in this Insurance Tip.
Wednesday’s session closed in the red zone. Brands such as General Electric, Alcoa, American Express, and Home Depot led the way down. Stocks slipped amid word of increased wrangling in budget negotiations in Washington.
To understand the enormity of the fiscal cliff, here is a rundown of the more significant expiring tax provisions. Read all about it in this Tax Tip.