The IRS has tightened the rules for charitable giving over the past decade.
Your estate plan should include a provision to deal with Pennsylvania’s inheritance tax.
In today’s economic climate, obtaining start-up loans continues to be the most formidable obstacle to becoming a business owner.
The misconception for a lot of people is that real estate is an investment. Real estate does not grow in value on its own. In fact, you have to continuously put money into it just to maintain its value. The price appreciation you experience with real estate is really only the result of inflation.
I look forward to the beginning of a new year. The new year is a time to start over. Mechanically, we may be just turning a page on the calendar, but psychologically, we have wiped the slate clean and get to start fresh. Whatever disappointments that may have happened during 2010 are now behind us. 2011 holds the opportunity to get it right and fix the things in our lives that we never got around to doing in 2010.
The loss of earnings potential can be significant, especially if you borrow during a down market.
Investors may be better served to embrace the volatility of the stock market.