Articles

Same-Sex Marriage Law Alters Key Tax Rules

On June 26, 2013, the U.S. Supreme Court handed down its landmark decision in Windsor v. U.S., declaring that section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is unconstitutional. That section, which legally defined “marriage” for federal purposes as a union between a man and a woman, is now gone. Same-sex

Reminders On Your Beneficiary Choices

Quick: Who are the beneficiaries of your retirement plan, life insurance policies, and investment accounts? Many people don’t remember whom they named as a beneficiary or are uncertain. But it’s important to know, especially if your circumstances have changed since you completed the original paperwork.

5 Tips for Making Traveling for Work Easier

The idea of traveling for business may seem like a rewarding escape from the office, but experienced travelers know that a business trip can be a stressful experience as flights, hotel reservations and on-site meetings must all be juggled with aplomb. Here are some...

Top Ways to Find Secret Money in your Budget

Do you hate that feeling of writing down all of your expenses and then discovering, when you go to pay them, that you don't have enough money? Well, don't fret. Take a look at these places where you can find some money to help make your ends meet. Top Ways to Find...