Sunday, November 19, 2017

How to find a good tax preparer (and write off the bad ones)

Tax preparers do a big chunk of America’s tax returns — more than 80 million a year, according to the IRS — but if...

Playing Catch-Up with Your 401(k) or IRA

A recent survey of baby boomers (ages 53 to 69) found that just 24 percent were confident they would have enough money to last...

Tax season is here — with headaches for small businesses

With the start of tax season, stress levels are rising at many small businesses. Even owners who are organized, keep good books ... Click here to...

Wells County 2017 Fact Book

Get the facts! Government representatives and offices, school board members, population and demographics, much more!

Refinancing Your Debt Could Be a Good Idea If…

Have you ever considered how lenders compare applicants? Typically, the lowest rate goes to those who have the highest likelihood of repaying the  ... Click...

Some refunds delayed as IRS battles fraud

The Internal Revenue Service’s battle against fraud and identity theft is intensifying as the tax filing season opens, and some of the neediest taxpayers...

Use tax breaks you’re entitled to

Donald Trump’s acknowledgement last fall that he had not paid federal income tax in years left some questioning why they should have to pay...

Focus on Credit Factors, not Credit Scores

You should want to know your credit score. After all, your credit can be incredibly important to your financial future. It could impact your...

As tax season approaches, so do scammers

Last summer, Cindy Hockenberry decided she’d had it with threatening phone calls claiming she was behind on her taxes. “One day — I’m not kidding...

Health and Wealth in One

How to make money while working out The beginning of the year is a perennial period of self-reflection, and I enjoy partaking in setting a...