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June 2017

job market

Markets Slide Sideways

Last week, markets kept relatively quiet despite the continuing drop in oil prices. The S&P 500 rose by 0.21%, the Dow...

Cokie Berenyi on Build Your Best Business

Alphavest Founder Featured on ‘Build Your Best Business’

Eric V. Holtzclaw, serial entrepreneur and the host of “Build Your Best Business,” interviewed Alphavest founder Cokie Berenyi on his show recently...

IRS installment agreement

Manage Your Tax Liabilities with an Installment Agreement

When you owe substantial tax funds, an installment agreement can help you settle your debt with the IRS. Here’s some insight...

retail sales drop

Mixed Markets Continue; Interest Rates Rise

Markets remained mixed last week as the Dow closed at another record high, while the NASDAQ fell and the S&P 500...

IRS online tax tools

Access the IRS Resources for Your Tax Help

The IRS has a variety of online tools available to help you streamline and clarify the tax-filing process. From apps to...

From Thoreau to Braveheart: Here’s to YOU, Fathers! (Moms, You Should Read, Too!)

“Are you there? Say a prayer for the Pretender who started out so young and strong only to surrender” Jackson Browne...

Economy

Mixed Markets. Mixed News.

Markets last week were mixed with leading tech stocks falling dramatically as some investors pulled profits. The NASDAQ took the biggest...

Job growth

Stocks Advance, Economy Softens

Last week, the S&P 500, Dow, and NASDAQ closed at all-time record highs. The S&P 500 rose 0.96%, the Dow gained...

taxes

Know Who Can Represent You Before the IRS

The tax preparer you choose to help you file taxes can have different representation or “practice” rights. These rights affect how...