Year after year, Americans nationwide are tasked with filing income taxes. In 2017, 143.3 million taxpayers filed taxes with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) amounting to $3.4 trillion. Even so, many people continue to file taxes in inconvenient ways, like filing in-person or filing online while exposing some of their most sensitive financial and personal […]
Is It Time to Rebalance Your Portfolio?
Any time is a good time to considering portfolio rebalancing. That said it should probably only be done annually or when there is a significant change in your financial landscape. With the rise of stock prices and the prospect of moderate inflation, now is a good time to see if your investments are in sync […]
Stealth Wealth Can Get You in Trouble
Don’t believe any of the “stealth wealth” scenarios you see in the movies — like being able to wire money from the U.S. to a numbered account in Switzerland without anyone finding out. Trey LaroccaTrey LaRocca is a freelance writer, financial sales worker, and tech guy. When he isn’t out and about or at work, […]
Is Sweden Really Socialist?: Video Analysis
With the presidential race heating up, one of the fieriest candidates is Bernie Sanders. With bold promises of free education and healthcare, Sanders appeals to many people tired of being left behind. One of Sanders’ main points is that the US is “behind” other developed nations. His model that he likes to bring up are […]