- Tax Fraud Blotter: ‘Despicable, cruel and callous’by Jeff Stimpson on May 6, 2021 at 7:55 pm
- AICPA intros data analytics certificationby Michael Cohn on May 6, 2021 at 7:35 pm
- Mental health: The elephant in the roomby Jody Padar on May 6, 2021 at 6:46 pm
- IRS speeds creation of tax pro accounts due to COVIDby Michael Cohn on May 6, 2021 at 6:45 pm
- 5 Steps to Start Investing as a New Momby Coryanne Hicks on May 6, 2021 at 6:21 pm
New moms typically are maxed out from a time standpoint, but you can start investing for you and your baby with just a few minutes here and there.
- NFTs: What Are They, And How Do They Work?by Riccardo A. Davis on May 6, 2021 at 6:04 pm
The NFT market is growing at an exponential rate. But what exactly is an NFT? Here we take a closer look at one of the investing world's emerging fancies.
- Trump has lost key defense in tax return fight, Dems argueby David Yaffe-Bellany on May 6, 2021 at 3:17 pm
- Biden says he’s open to compromise on corporate tax hikeby Jordan Fabian on May 6, 2021 at 3:01 pm
- Biden’s audit-the-rich target of $700B seen as tall orderby Allyson Versprille on May 6, 2021 at 2:55 pm
- The Best Firms for Technology for 2021by Ranica Arrowsmith on May 6, 2021 at 2:00 pm
- What a global talent pool means for management accountantsby Jeff Thomson on May 6, 2021 at 1:39 pm
- AICPA announces 2020 Elijah Watt Sells Award winnersby Sean McCabe on May 6, 2021 at 1:37 pm
- What's Your Strategy for Maximizing Your Social Security Benefits?by Catherine Siskos on May 6, 2021 at 1:00 am
Deciding when to start taking your Social Security benefits can have significant financial consequences. Here are some of the factors you should think through.
- 5 Mind-Altering Wealth Strategies for Successful Business Ownersby Brian Skrobonja, Investment Adviser Representative on May 6, 2021 at 12:52 am
Your company is a tool for building wealth. Learn how to develop your mindset to catapult you to the next level of financial success just by changing how you think and behave.
- Stock Market Today: Dow Ekes Out Record, Nasdaq Retreats Againby Kyle Woodley on May 5, 2021 at 8:47 pm
Energy and materials stocks led the way Wednesday as good (albeit not great) economic data was enough to push the Dow to new highs.
- 13 Stocks Activist Investors Are Buyingby Lisa Springer on May 5, 2021 at 2:35 pm
Poorly managed companies may not be on everyone's radar, but they're top picks for activist investors looking to boost shareholder value.
- Bill and Melinda Gates End Their Marriage, But Their Inspiration Lives onby Stacy Francis, CFP®, CDFA®, CES™ on May 5, 2021 at 11:31 am
Their shared commitment to giving inspired others — including me — to give big, too. I formed the non-profit Savvy Ladies to help women take financial control of their lives. No matter what the Gates divorce brings, I’m sure their important charitable work will continue, as will mine.
- From Bitcoin to GameStop to SPACs: 8 Tips for Mania Investingby Scot Landborg on May 5, 2021 at 8:30 am
It’s true, there is money to made (or lost!) in crazy stock trends, and it can be exciting. So, sometimes it’s OK to jump on the bandwagon … as long as you follow these rules of thumb to limit the madness.
- Are You Still Chasing the Almighty Dollar, Even Though You Have Plenty to Retire?by Jeff Harrell, CFA®, Jason R. Cross, CFP®, CTFA on May 4, 2021 at 9:52 pm
In our experience, many have saved enough money to retire comfortably. Yet too many worry about their money running out and want more. Maybe it’s time to ask yourself “How Much Is Enough?”
- Stock Market Today: Rate Fears Send Tech Tumblingby Kyle Woodley on May 4, 2021 at 8:44 pm
Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen put a little fear of future Fed rate hikes into investors, sparking an exodus Tuesday in the FAANGs and other tech names.
- Dogecoin's a Joke. Don't Make Yourself the Punchline.by Riley Adams on May 4, 2021 at 5:41 pm
Dogecoin, the cryptocurrency that literally began as a joke, has shushed some doubters with a meteoric rise. But the bears could have the last laugh.
- Taxes, Taxes and More Taxesby Michael Aloi, CFP® on May 4, 2021 at 1:36 pm
In light of the recent proposals by President Biden and Sens. Bernie Sanders and Chris Van Hollen, here’s what could be coming and some ideas on how to plan for it.
- Umbrella Insurance – Do I Need It?by Roxanne Alexander, CFP®, CAIA, AIF®, ADPA® on May 4, 2021 at 12:39 pm
You might think your home and auto insurance offer more than enough coverage, but if you’re wrong, one very bad day could wipe out your wealth. That’s what an umbrella policy is designed to prevent.
- 9 Tax Deadlines for May 17 (It's Not Just the Due Date for Your Tax Return)by Rocky Mengle on May 4, 2021 at 9:30 am
Between due dates for extension requests, IRA or HSA contributions, and other deadlines, there's more to do by May 17 than just filing your federal income tax return.
- Why Today’s Retirees Need to Pursue Tax-Minimization Strategiesby Bradley White, CFP™, IAR on May 3, 2021 at 9:26 pm
IRAs are the name of the game for today’s retirees. While they come with helpful tax breaks for savers, pulling money out in retirement comes with major tax consequences — which could get much more serious if taxes rise in the future. But there are things you can do about that.
- What Is a 1031 Tax Deferred Exchange?by Daniel Goodwin on May 3, 2021 at 9:09 pm
If you have real estate investments, you’ve probably heard of the term, but you may not have a full understanding of what this valuable tax-deferral move can accomplish for you or how it works. Read on for some key terms and tips.
- Child Tax Credit 2021: Who Gets $3,600? Will I Get Monthly Payments? And Other FAQsby Joy Taylor on March 16, 2021 at 10:30 am
People have lots of questions about the new $3,000 or $3,600 child tax credit and the advance payments that the IRS will send to most families in 2021 – and we have answers.
- 10 States With the Highest Sales Taxesby Sandra Block on October 1, 2019 at 10:00 am
Before you embark on a shopping spree in any of the 10 worst states for sales taxes, make extra room in your budget.
- 33 States with No Estate Taxes or Inheritance Taxesby Sandra Block, David Muhlbaum, Rocky Mengle on February 8, 2019 at 2:57 pm
Even with the federal exemption from death taxes raised, retirees should pay more attention to estate taxes and inheritance taxes levied by states.
- Housing: Residential Construction Recovers from Weather-related Slowdownby Rodrigo Sermeño on December 29, 2017 at 12:00 am
Kiplinger’s latest forecast on housing starts and home sales