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Restricted Stock & RSUs: 3 Planning Tips - Jul. 01, 2021

Restricted Stock & RSUs: 3 Planning TipsEquity compensation is becoming more mainstream and is not just for executives anymore. Grants of restricted stock or restricted stock units (RSUs) are getting to be more common than stock options – and the rules are different, as is the tax planning. Below we will look at some of the particulars of how restricted stock […] read more

How to Develop a Hybrid Work Policy Post-Pandemic - Jul. 01, 2021

How to Develop a Hybrid Work Policy Post-PandemicAccording to a Prudential survey, 87 percent of respondents said they would prefer to work remotely at least one day per week. This is compared to 13 percent of respondents preferring to work at the office all the time. The same survey found that one-third of respondents wouldn’t want to work for a business that […] read more

Wishing on a Star: Investors Pour Billions in to SPACs - Jul. 01, 2021

Wishing on a Star: Investors Pour Billions in to SPACsA SPAC is a special purpose acquisition company. It is typically sponsored by a venture capitalist or a private equity firm that has expertise in a specific sector or industry, such as green technology. A SPAC launches as an IPO, but it is nothing more than a shell company that raises money from investors. Post-IPO, […] read more

5 Tips for Going Back to the Office - Jul. 01, 2021

5 Tips for Going Back to the OfficeSlowly, our world is changing. A percentage of the population has been vaccinated and many employees are headed back to the office. However, this may cause a bit of anxiety – and understandably so. Here are few ways to help take the edge off of returning to the workplace. Wake up Earlier For some of […] read more

The Biggest Winners and Losers in President Biden's Proposed Individual Tax Plan - Jun. 01, 2021

The Biggest Winners and Losers in President Biden's Proposed Individual Tax PlanPresident Biden presented his $1.8 trillion American Families Plan, which focuses on expanding benefits for education, children and childcare. The Biden administration intends to pay for the plan with a series of tax hikes on certain individual taxpayers. Depending on your income and source of wealth, there are some clear winners and losers of this […] read more

Vaccine Hesitancy: Why We Have It and How It Affects Employers and Employees - Jun. 01, 2021

Vaccine Hesitancy: Why We Have It and How It Affects Employers and EmployeesAccording to a Tufts University survey, six in ten of those surveyed are now vaccinated against COVID-19. However, almost 40 percent of the unvaccinated respondents said they won’t get the vaccine. Only 28.5 percent of the remaining unvaccinated respondents said they will get vaccinated against COVID-19 in the future, with the remaining unvaccinated respondents unable […] read more

Real Estate Opportunities in 2021 - Jun. 01, 2021

Real Estate Opportunities in 2021Even before the pandemic began, the U.S. residential real estate market was short on houses, with more people looking to buy than those who were selling. And yet, unlike the 2008 recession, any economic woes related to the pandemic did not undercut housing prices. If anything, real estate had a banner year as home prices […] read more

6 Ways to Make Saving Money Fun - Jun. 01, 2021

6 Ways to Make Saving Money FunLet’s face it. Saving money is a challenge at best – and really hard the rest of the time. But what if you made it a fun game to inspire yourself to save? Here are a few ways to do just that. Keep the Change Challenge Anytime you receive or find loose change in your […] read more

Tax-Free Student Loan Forgiveness is Part of the Latest Covid-19 Relief Bill - Apr. 01, 2021

Tax-Free Student Loan Forgiveness is Part of the Latest Covid-19 Relief BillThe recently passed American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act of 2021 includes a provision making nearly all student loan forgiveness tax-free, at least temporarily. Before the ARP, student loan forgiveness was tax-free only under special programs. Before we look at the changes to come under the ARP, let’s look back at what the previous law provided. […] read more

How Companies Can Become More Nimble During the Product Lifecycle - Apr. 01, 2021

How Companies Can Become More Nimble During the Product LifecycleThe majority of U.S. industrial product company CFOs have shared concerns that COVID-19 would impact their businesses negatively. For companies that develop and manufacture products, understanding the product lifecycle and how to work around crises like the COVID-19 pandemic can be effective to help improve the longevity and success of companies. Market Development Stage According […] read more