Articles for August, 2021
Tax and Financial News
How to Turn a Summer Job into a Tax-Free Retirement Nest Egg and More
August, 2021
Tis the season for summer jobs for high school and college kids. These seasonal jobs are more than just an opportunity for teens and college students to earn some money and gain experience. They also provide the...
General Business News
How Businesses Can Harness Demand Forecasting
August, 2021
According to the Bureau of Economic Analysis, consumer spending has seen some interesting trends over the first half of 2021. May was flat, April was at 0.9 percent, March was 5.0 percent, and February was at 1.0 percent. With...
Stock Market News
Will Increasing Oil Prices Put a Ceiling on Global Economic Growth?
August, 2021
According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration's Short-Term Energy Outlook, the June price of $73 per barrel for Brent Crude Oil was up by $5 per barrel over May. With more vaccinations being rolled out...
Financial Planning
HSA: Save it for Retirement
August, 2021
According to Fidelity Investments, the average 65-year-old couple retiring today will need about $300,000 for out-of-pocket healthcare expenses during retirement. And that doesn’t even include long-term care. One way...
What's New in Technology
Technology Driven Accounting: How to Prepare Staff for a New Age in Accounting
August, 2021
Technology has no doubt changed the traditional way of doing things. Businesses and professionals are left with no choice but to adopt new technology to remain relevant in a changing environment...
Tip of the Month
5 Tips for Job Seekers Over 50
August, 2021
You’ve got loads of experience in your field. You know things that only time can teach you. However, all of your experience and knowledge can sometimes work against you. And even though age discrimination is...
Congress at Work
Blocking Voter Expansion, Proposing Greater Scrutiny of Inspectors General, and Paving the Way for Climate Change Measures
August, 2021
For the People Act of 2021 (HR 12) – This bill is designed to improve voter access to the ballot box by expanding automatic and same-day voter registration, vote-by-mail and early voting. The legislation...