Articles for March, 2020
Tax and Financial News
Taxes and Tariffs: The U.S. Response to France's Digital Tax
March, 2020
Back in July of 2019, France passed what was dubbed a "digital tax" targeting the largest tech companies. Impacting approximately 30 big companies such as Amazon, Google, Facebook, and Apple,...
General Business News
4 Common Liquidity Ratios in Accounting
March, 2020
One way a business can manage its books and viability in the near and long terms is to see how liquid its assets are. Businesses that have better cash positions are naturally geared toward sustaining...
Stock Market News
Coronavirus: Black Swan or Buying Opportunity?
March, 2020
According to the World Economic Forum (WEF), the spread of the coronavirus will impact the world's economy. Whether it's a Reuter's poll from economic experts projecting growth in China...
Financial Planning
SECURE Act Seeks to Help Americans Save More for the Golden Years
March, 2020
At the end of 2019, Congress passed the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act as part of a year-end appropriations package. This bill is designed to address specific issues...
What's New in Technology
6506148 B2 Patent: Nervous System Manipulation - Is it Real or Just Paranoia?
March, 2020
Imagine someone manipulating how you feel. Of course, no one wants that. But how about being manipulated unknowingly? This is exactly what is happening to your nervous system every time you switch...
Tip of the Month
7 Ways to Avoid Investment Fraud
March, 2020
These days, you can’t be too careful when it comes to investments. And if you’re older, you’re a prime target for fraudsters. That said, anyone of any age is vulnerable. Here are a few key...
Congress at Work
Supporting Veteran Careers, Protecting the Food Supply, and Reducing Wasted Government Spending
March, 2020
Supporting Veterans in STEM Careers Act (S 153) – This bill encourages veterans to participate in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) fields in a variety of ways,...