Month: October 2021

New Proposed Tax Laws - Oct. 01, 2021

New Proposed Tax LawsThe House recently released a nearly 900-page proposed bill that would make major changes to current tax laws. The bill is intended in large part to help pay for both the Biden Administration’s budget and infrastructure stimulus bill. It’s important to keep in mind that the provisions and changes outlined below are by no means […] read more

How Businesses Can Help Employees Improve their Skills - Oct. 01, 2021

How Businesses Can Help Employees Improve their SkillsBased upon a recent McKinsey Global Survey, nearly 9 in 10 (87 percent) of management and above level respondents affirmed they are currently, or within the upcoming five years, dealing with the skill gap among their employees. With the vast majority of businesses experiencing or forecasting a skills-gap, how can they close or reduce this […] read more

Strategies for Paying Off Student Loans - Oct. 01, 2021

Strategies for Paying Off Student LoansToday, 70 percent of college students graduate with an average of $30,000 in student loan debt. The average payment is nearly $400 a month and will take about 20 years to pay off. On an individual level, paying off high debt can delay hopes of saving to buy a house, start a family, launch a […] read more

7 Ways to Save for a Home Down Payment - Oct. 01, 2021

7 Ways to Save for a Home Down PaymentSo you want to save for a down payment for your dream house, but you aren’t sure how to get there. It might even feel overwhelming. But take heart, here are some tried and true methods that you can start today that will help you save sooner than you think. Save a Fixed Amount Monthly […] read more