Personal FinanceThe process of selling your home can often include just as many if not more considerations than buying. Among those decisions is determining what you can do to ensure you get the best price for your property.
Economic NewsDespite the apparent rebound the stock market at large has seen so far this week, it might not be the time to celebrate just yet. If some spectators are to be believed, there could be even bumpier days ahead as inflation concerns and other factors threaten both the stock and bonds markets. Put simply, strap yourself in.
Personal FinanceAmazon Prime Rewards Visa customers will receive 5% on their Whole Food purchases. Additionally those with the Amazon Rewards Visa Signature Card who aren't Prime members will get 3% back. This is equal to the cash back levels these cards currently offer on regular Amazon purchases.
CryptocurrenciesJust like with more traditional investments, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) considers profits made from buying and selling cryptocurrencies to be capital gains and they want to collect taxes on them. However it seems very few crypto buyers are actually reporting their gains.
Small Business NewsAs far as small businesses go, the good news just keeps rolling in. Following studies indicating increased optimism among entrepreneurs and reports that small business loan applications were being approved at higher rates, a newly released survey by National Small Business Association finds that revenues for the majority of business owners rose in 2017. Additionally hiring increased significantly during the year as well. The NSBA notes that, for the first time this decade,...
FinTech NewsFeatures like this may seem like a gimmick but there may be more to them than that. Beyond giving traders an extra way to buy and sell stocks, these chatbots may also allow those looking at investing for the first time an easy way to start gaining knowledge about the process.
Economic NewsAlthough we may not have needed a study to tell us that Valentine's Day festivities can get expensive, seeing the actual figures is always fascinating. In the grand scheme of things, $144 might not be a ton but the $19.6 billion figure is pretty staggering.
Money ManagementSince starting our lives together with a frugal wedding more than four years ago, my wife and I have strived to be financially responsible while still enjoying our youth and love. That's why, this Valentine's Day, I'm celebrating all that we've accomplished.