Articles for May 2017
Tax and Financial News
IRS Turns Over Tax Debt Collections - How Will It Turn Out?
May 2017
Bundled in with a 2015 law, Congress gave the IRS a directive to give private debt collection agencies the task of collecting certain types of delinquent tax debt. This isn't a first; in fact, a similar tactic was...
General Business News
When is It Necessary to Hire a Business Development Consultant?
May 2017
Even the best performing businesses have room for improvement. That’s where a business development consultant can come in. Whether it’s for public relations, editorial services, training...
Stock Market News
Rosy Forecasts With a Few Dark Clouds
May 2017
Since President Trump’s election, investor enthusiasm has helped to propel equity returns into new territory – with gains during his first month in office that have not been seen since LBJ took...
Financial Planning
Why Buy an Annuity When Interest Rates Rise?
May 2017
The Republican takeover of the White House has stirred speculation that inflation will rise, largely based on positive consumer sentiment, steady growth in jobs and President Trump's support for increased spending...
What's New in Technology
What Impact Will the Repeal of Online Privacy Laws Have on You?
May 2017
The recent repeal of an Obama-era law that would have required Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to obtain users' permission before sharing their personal data with marketers and other third parties has created...
Tip of the Month
Employee Retention is a Big Issue for Small Businesses
May 2017
“Our employees are our biggest asset.” It’s a well-worn phrase, and perhaps to some it’s just lip service. However, more employers and human resource professionals are recognizing...
Congress at Work
Promoting Space Travel, Weather Forecasting, and a Plethora of Executive Branch Memos
May 2017
National Aeronautics and Space Administration Transition Authorization Act of 2017 (S. 422) – Sponsored by Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), this bill was signed into law by President Trump on March 21. As...
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How to Beat Credit Card Debt in 7 Simple Steps
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Making the Best Choice: Should You Rent or Buy Your Next Home?
Plan a Stress-Free Family Vacation
Planning Your Wedding: Important Early Steps
Property Taxes: How to Pay Only What You Owe On What You Own
Record Retention Guidelines
Six simple steps to starting your own business
Things to Know Before Applying for Social Security Benefits