Articles for June 2019
Tax and Financial News
When Saving for Retirement in Taxable Account Is a Good Idea
June 2019
Most people associate saving for retirement with tax deferred or non-taxable accounts: 401(k)s, 403(b)s, Traditional IRAs, Roth IRAs, etc. The tax benefits of these types of retirement accounts give...
General Business News
How to Make the Most of Margins and Markups
June 2019
When it comes to gross margins and the American economy, they vary widely throughout the country's industries. When New York University's Leonard N. Stern School of Business recently compiled gross margin...
Stock Market News
How Will Increased Business Productivity Impact Business Earnings Reports?
June 2019
During the first three months of 2019, non-farm labor productivity grew 3.6 percent, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This is coupled with a 4.1 percent increase in output, along with hours worked...
Financial Planning
Social Security: News, Tips and Trends
June 2019
There are a number of threats that both retirees and pre-retirees are facing right now when it comes to drawing Social Security benefits. For example, there’s a new scam this year. Seniors are being solicited...
What's New in Technology
Small Business Survey: How Are Today's SMBs Using Technology?
June 2019
One way to reduce the overhead associated with hiring workers is to make efficient use of technology. According to a recent survey by CompTIA, 73 percent of midsize businesses and 56 percent of firms with...
Tip of the Month
Best Road Trips on a Budget
June 2019
Summer is here and it’s time for getting out of town. However, you don’t want to set off on the open road without a plan. While there are an endless number of places to visit across the United States, here...
Congress at Work
Enhanced Funding for Shooting Practice and Bulletproof Vests
June 2019
Target Practice and Marksmanship Training Support Act (H.R. 1222 – The Pittman-Robertson Act, passed in 1937, imposes an excise tax on the sale of firearms, archery gear and...