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Costs of Off-Site Work Events Can Rise If Employees Misbehave
A small business might rent a theme park or other venue to reward employees, but if workers don’t follow the rules, the company could pay the price.
Social Security Disability for COVID Long Haulers Explained
social security Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) is available for American workers who are struggling with a disability, including long COVID. Here are some tips on how to apply and what to expect.
By Steven Perrigo, J.D. • Last updated
SECURE 2.0 Act Lets Retirees Defer Some Taxes Longer
Here’s how retirees can benefit from changes in required minimum distributions (RMDs), qualified longevity annuities and IRA catch-up contributions.
By Ken Nuss • Published
Financial Literacy for Women: How to Raise a Fearless Woman
Being open with your daughters about your own financial planning and focusing on the areas of financial literacy, budgeting and investing can help her become a financially secure woman.
By Laura Schultz, J.D., a Series 65 securities license and insurance license • Published
Want to Earn More Money? Consider These Five Ways
Instead of simply vowing to save more money, why not commit to earning more? You could ask for a raise, try a side hustle or switch to a bank offering a higher savings rate.
By Erin Wood, CFP®, CRPC®, FBSⓇ • Published
Opportunity Zones in 2023: A Look Back, a Look Forward
Is now the perfect storm for investors? Don’t take your eye off the ball — investing in opportunity zones is well situated to offer meaningful tax benefits to knowledgeable investors.
By Daniel Goodwin • Published
Should I Sell or Rent My House When I Relocate for Retirement?
This decision isn’t easy, thanks to investment, tax and other considerations. Let’s explore the implications of each.
By Evan T. Beach, CFP®, AWMA® • Published
Estate Planning for Memorabilia Collectors: Don’t Leave Your Family in the Lurch
No one else in this financial planner’s family has any interest in the sports memorabilia he’s accumulated. But he’s made a plan and has some advice for people like him.
By Thomas Ruggie, ChFC®, CFP® • Published
Systematic Trading and Investing Can Protect Us From Ourselves
A systematic trading and investing strategy takes the emotions and biases out of financial decisions, which can lead to better results.
By Iyandra Smith, Esq., TEP • Published
Can a Private Business Ban Someone From Entering?
Yes, as long as the ban does not violate the law and is non-discriminatory, as this clueless guy discovered when he tried to take an illegal substance into a theme park.
By H. Dennis Beaver, Esq. • Published