Mark Your Calendars – Congress Enacts New Due Dates For Taxes

On July 31 Preseident Obama signed the short-term mass transit and highway funding extension bill into law, which continues to provide funding for transportation projects. Additionally, Congress included in the bill a number of changes to tax return due dates, tax extension lengths and statutes … [Read more...]

Women and Financial Advisors

Staying in control of your finances is one of the most important and difficult responsibilities for most adults. The results, then, when Forbes Insights and Northwestern Mutual surveyed a group of women regarding how their confidence correlates to their finances, were not surprising. The survey … [Read more...]

Checking Your Credit Score? Avoid These Six Mistakes

Do you know what your credit score is? Do you know what other people see when they check your credit score? If you’re not sure, it’s probably a good idea to personally check your own score. Everyone is eligible to one free credit report each year from each of the three major credit reporting … [Read more...]

Avoid Credit Score Mistakes With Help From a CPA

Do you know what your credit score is? Do you know what other people see when they check your credit score? If you’re not sure, it’s probably a good idea to personally check your own score. Everyone is eligible to one free credit report each year from each of the three major credit reporting … [Read more...]

Ladies, a financial advisor could boost your confidence.

Forbes Insights and Northwestern Mutual surveyed a group of women to find out how their confidence correlates to their finances. The survey reveals that attaining financial goals is a high concern for the women surveyed, including those who consider themselves to have advanced or expert knowledge in … [Read more...]

Make the Most Out of Your Tax Refund

  A tax refund is not a bonus, but people often treat it that way. In reality, your tax refund is a reimbursement from the government for withholding too much of your income. The average federal tax refund this year will exceed $3,000. Before making a reservation at the nicest restaurant … [Read more...]