A 2% cost-of-living increase for 2018 Social Security benefits will cause more people to pay higher monthly Medicare Part B premiums. Learn more in this week’s Insurance Tip.
Indices closed trading with gains on Thursday. Financial and energy brands led the advance. Stocks such as Goldman Sachs and Chevron stepped up on tax cut optimism.
Indices closed slightly in the red on Wednesday. Market moves were mixed as the Republican tax overhaul passed its final vote. Meanwhile, existing-home sales jumped up in November.
There are many tax-related issues that could apply to the sale of a home. Don’t be surprised
by the home-sale gain exclusion. Read all about it in this week’s Tax tip.
Indices landed in the red zone on Tuesday. The Dow dipped on news of the House of Representatives passage of GOP tax legislation. Meanwhile, Apple pressured tech sector moves.
We all dream about winning Power Ball, but a significant financial windfall is not as simple as deciding how to spend the money. We explain in this week’s Financial Tip.
Major indices closed trading at all-time record levels on Friday. Technology and financial stocks led the advance. Brands including Microsoft, Intel, and JPMorgan Chase posted gains.
In today’s Marietta Daily Journal: Bil Lako, CFP®, had a chance to interview Shari Martin from the Cobb Community Foundation on how they assist philanthropic individuals, families, businesses and organizations with donor-advised funds. Read the Article
If your business is online—let’s face it, most business are—you’re not immune to a data breach. Protect your customer data not only with a firewall but a cyber insurance policy as well. Learn more in this week’s Business Tip.