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Tax season is often a trigger for headaches, confusion and spending hours sifting through a plethora of confusing forms. If you’re self-employed, filing taxes can be even more confounding. Make your life easier by discovering how much you can expect to pay in taxes each year as well as which forms you need to fill out. To decrease the risk of filling out the wrong forms, consider consulting a tax advisor for your specific circumstances.

How to Plan and Pay Taxes When You’re Self-Employed

Tax season is often a trigger for headaches, confusion and spending hours sifting through a plethora of confusing forms. If you’re self-employed, filing taxes can be even more confounding. Make your life easier by discovering ...
Understanding health insurance is important to ensure that you know exactly what fees you must pay for out-of-pocket and which ones your insurance provider will cover. Learning some basic vocabulary for health insurance costs and types of plans will help you decide on the right plan for you.

Everything You Need to Know About Health Insurance

If you’re confused by health insurance terminology, you’re not alone. According to Dan Mangan, contributor to CNBC, only four percent of Americans surveyed were able to correctly define the terms co-pay, deductible, co-insurance ...
In preparation for the next time you intend to shake hands and sign on the dotted line to purchase a car, familiarize yourself with the following information.

Common Auto Financing Terms

Purchasing a vehicle from a dealership—be it a brand new or moderately used model—is rarely as simple as you would hope. What should be a basic transaction can quickly become a complicated discussion rife with uncommon phrases ...
While banking online is certainly a feat that will make your life easier, there are some things that people do without even realizing it can be hazardous to your account safety.

Five Common Online Banking Mistakes

Many will argue that banking online has been the best invention since sliced bread. And there’s no doubt about that: no more statements and papers — everything is on your computer or mobile device, right at your fingertips. But ...
This year, why not add vegetables next to those slabs of seasoned meat? These delicious vegetables are perfect for grilling and will enhance any meal with their robust flavors.

Best Veggies for Grilling

It’s finally spring, which means you’re probably cleaning up your grill and preparing it for entertaining guests all summer long. Whether you’re celebrating Memorial Day weekend with an outdoor cookout or enjoy grilling ...
You have your first set of wheels and now it’s time to buy insurance. Before signing on with any insurance company, there are certain factors you should consider.

What You Should Know About Getting Your First Auto Insurance Policy

You have your first set of wheels and now it’s time to buy insurance. Before signing on with any insurance company, there are certain factors you should consider. The Basics of Getting Your First Auto Insurance Policy According ...
There are several non-sunscreen methods to enhance the protection your sunscreen provides. Consider the suggestions below to increase your skin’s protection during your sunshine fun.

4 Ways to Protect Your Skin from Sunburn

Worshipping the sun can come at a painful price, but staying indoors all day is unhealthy, too. If you practice sun smarts, it is possible to enjoy fun-in-the-sun and protect your skin from sunburn this summer. Sunscreen is considered ...
Homeowners understand that through renovations—both big and small—they can successfully add value to their home. The only problem is knowing where to start; what projects should homeowners invest their hard-earned money and time into in order to build equity?

7 Home Improvements That Can Build Equity

Homeowners understand that through renovations—both big and small—they can successfully add value to their home. The only problem is knowing where to start; what projects should homeowners invest their hard-earned money and ...
In a battle of paper vs. e-statements, which one should you choose?

Paper Statements vs. eStatements

Online banking has opened up a world of convenience to financial consumers. Instead of waiting patiently for a paper statement to arrive in the mail, banking customers can log in anytime and anywhere to review the status of their ...
When you need funds to grow your business or to launch a new idea for a startup, you quickly become aware that certain types of lending require you to relinquish partial ownership of the business.When you need funds to grow your business or to launch a new idea for a startup, you quickly become aware that certain types of lending require you to relinquish partial ownership of the business.

Financing Your Business without Losing Ownership

When you need funds to grow your business or to launch a new idea for a startup, you quickly become aware that certain types of lending require you to relinquish partial ownership of the business. Because of this, the desire to ...