Stocks stepped up on Monday. Pfizer, American Express and Merck led Dow advancers. Brands moved up following comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke.
Friday’s session ended with gains. Energy shares such as Chevron and Schlumberger led the ascent.
Both the IRS and the Georgia Department of Revenue are taking measures to confirm your identity. Bil Lako, CFP explains in today’s Marietta Daily Journal. Read the Article.
As your small business reaches the different stages of business life cycle, planning and goal setting must evolve as well. Read more in this week’s Business Tip.
Indices ended in the red zone on Thursday. Commodity, financial, and industrial stocks traded lower on concerns over slowing manufacturing growth in China and recession worries in Europe.
As you age your insurance needs change. If you retire healthy, you’ll want insurance that will help you stay that way. Learn more in this week’s Insurance Tip.
Wednesday’s session closed out mixed. The Dow and S&P 500 shed some points. The Nasdaq added fractional gains. Coca-Cola, Home Depot, and American Express led advancers, while Hewlett-Packard, Alcoa, and Caterpillar stood out among decliners.
If you sold your gold you’ll have to report your gains on your tax return. Careful! Some gold is considered a collectible. Learn more in this week’s Tax Tip.
Tuesday’s session ended in red territory. Brands such as Alcoa and Caterpillar retreated amid a variety of economic news.
Leaving your job? Consider what you’ll do with your 401(k) carefully, as some can carry severe tax consequences. Read more in this week’s Financial Tip.