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9 Essential Tips For Choosing a Tax Preparer

Many people hire a professional when it’s time to file their tax return. If you pay someone to prepare your federal income tax return, the IRS urges you to choose that person wisely. Even if…

Here’s How Investment Firms Buy Your Loyalty

Trusted investment professionals who offer sound advice and maintain great relationships with clients—full-service brokerage firms work hard to attract and retain these stars. Such advisers attract investable assets that generate reliable revenue for the firm.…

I Found $1000 Cash in my Budget–Can You?

In theory, I’m thoughtful about how I spend my cash. Before paying monthly credit card bills, I read each statement: partly to scan for errors, partly to reflect. Any painful line item — from an overpriced plane…

Here’s How Millionaires Invest–And You Should Too

We've interviewed nearly 50 millionaires from diverse backgrounds. Their jobs vary from plumber to doctor to business owner, and their net worths range from $1 million to $8 million. Each millionaire has a unique investment portfolio…

This Budget Mistake Could Be Costing You

From overdraft fees to late fees, Americans are collectively spending millions of dollars on unnecessary payments. Avoiding these costly mistakes is possible with a solid budget. However, even people with a budget can make three…

This Industry is CASHING IN On #MeToo

Accusations of sexual harassment have felled dozens of executives, but in one quiet corner of the financial world, the #MeToo movement looks like a golden opportunity. Companies that offer money to plaintiffs in anticipation of…

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Refinancing? AVOID These Common Mistakes

While refinancing a mortgage can offer a lower monthly payment and save money, there are also mistakes and traps to be avoided. Mistakes that could cost not only thousands of dollars, but could ultimately result…

Cut Your Grocery Bill in HALF

Is half of your paycheck going to groceries each month? It doesn't have to. By following several simple steps people can cut their trips to the grocery store and their food bill in half, according…