With summer here in the States, many students are using their free time in a variety of ways. If your teen has a job you have a chance to help them get a head start on building their net worth. Full story
With the Fourth of July behind us, we reflect on our founding fathers and what the Declaration of Independence meant in the past and now. But what about savings techniques used by our founding fathers that can be used now? Ginita Wall shares savings tips adopted by one of our founding fathers that still works today. Full story
Bitcoins continue to be an intriguing topic to many with the long-term value in question, the fact that they are not regulated by government, and income generated by the sale of them should be claimed on taxes, but losses can’t be claimed. Check out our Bitcoin calculator to find out current value based on current market prices. Full story
Investing has never been easier than today with all the options available for people to really use their savings to achieve the dreams and the goals for the future. No savings to become a smart investor? Consider your tax refund to start investing in the stock market like a professional.
There are many tax benefits available to those who own rental properties. As an important example, most modifications you make to your rental property result in tax savings of one kind or another. Find out more here.
Cost basis has become a hot topic among investors and brokerage firms alike. Check out the tax reporting changes that will affect you this tax season Full story
View a simple guide to the 1099 tax forms and tax information that you’ll receive from your brokerage during tax season. Full story
If you are an investor, it is likely that at some point you have made an investment that went bad. The IRS won’t give you back the money you lost, but Uncle Sam will let you take a deduction for the loss. Find out more here. Full story
With a few simple strategies, you truly can make 2012 the year you finally take control of your finances. Here are a few tips to help you get started. Full story
Contributions you make to your 401(k) plan can reduce your tax liability at the end of the year as well as your tax withholding each pay period. 401(k) plan contributions. Full story