Ted Parrish, CFA, joined CNBC’s Recovery Road Trip to highlight Atlanta companies that have performed well. Watch the Interview
While life insurance is a useful way to provide for your heirs, there are potential tax traps that you may want to avoid. Learn more in this Insurance Tip.
Stocks stepped up on Wednesday. Hewlett-Packard, American Express, and Chevron led the Dow’s ascent. Heartening comments from President Obama, concerning the “fiscal cliff,” may have inspired the session.
If you think you’ll need new business equipment or furniture next year, you may want to make that purchase in 2012. Read all about it in our Marietta Daily Journal blog post.
With higher taxes ahead, you may consider tax-free interest investments. Still, you should consider your after-tax return. Read all about it in this week’s Tax Tip.
Tuesday’s trading session ended in the red zone. UnitedHealth Group, American Express, and Hewlett-Packard led decliners on the Dow. Stocks slipped amid the release of various economic news.
Borrowing money for college? You’ll likely receive a Stafford Loan as part of your financial aid. Read the highlights in this week’s Financial Tip.
Monday’s session closed with mixed moves. The Dow and S&P 500 shed some points. The Nasdaq ended with gains. Microsoft, Coca-Cola, and American Express led the Dow’s descent.
Indices closed well into green territory on Friday. Technology brands such as Hewlett-Packard, Dell and Research In Motion led the ascent. Stocks rallied in abbreviated, post-Thanksgiving trading activity.