College Financial Planning: The Mistakes to Avoid

It’s just about that time of the year. A time when parents say good-bye to their children and send them off to the world of college. Sending your kids to college is a proud milestone and a big part of the American dream. However, many parents make huge mistakes...

How to Protect My Small Business from Fraud

There are many different ways that small businesses lose money, but fraud is by far the most common. Fraud refers to the act of concealment of the truth or omission of material facts, causing one to act to his own detriment. Small businesses are more vulnerable to...

Why Use QuickBooks for My Small Business?

For many small business owners, financial reporting and managing their books is a task they would rather delegate. It takes them countless hours each week, hours they could have been productively growing their business. To avoid the frustration that often goes along...

How to Avoid an IRS Tax Audit

No one looks forward to an audit by the IRS. If the IRS decides to audit you, there is very little that you can do to stop the audit, other than talk with a professional accountant to assist you. It may be a stressful time, but all of this can be avoided by ensuring...

Top 5 Pitfalls of Planning Your Retirement

Retirement planning is one of the most important financial endeavors that you will undertake. If you do it right, you will spend your golden years filled with joy, freedom and independence, and it helps to begin this journey at an early age. Today, we’re talking about...