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6 min ago | ABS-CBN News

'2015 budget might be used for 2016 polls'

MANILA Former National Treasurer Leonor Briones on Friday warned that the huge lump sums in the 2015 national budget might be used by the government to prepare for the 2016 elections.


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4 hrs ago | Roth & Company, P.C.

Tax Roundup, 7/31/14: Tax Holiday Weekend! And: how defined benefit...

You've had your calendar's marked for a long time, and here it is: Iowa's annual sales tax holiday is tomorrow and Saturday.


Related Topix: Iowa, Pension, Tax

Thu Jul 31, 2014

US News & World Report

5 Little-Known Ways to Boost Your Retirement Savings

Saving for retirement is no easy task. Fortunately, we have several tools and strategies that can help us reach our retirement goals.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement

Law Professor Blogs Network

Tax Court Issues Ruling Against IRA Owner

In Dabney v. Commissioner , a recent U.S. Tax Court case, the Court ruled against an IRA owner and regarded his IRA as distributed and taxable since the IRA owner failed to properly execute his intended self-directed IRA real estate investment.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Charles Schwab, Investment Services

10 Ways To Declutter Your Finances

I am not a financially organized person. Just ask my husband. I routinely misplace bills, checks and statements that I should be paying, cashing and filing.


Related Topix: Scarsdale, NY, Personal Finance, Home, Mortgage, Financial Services

Fox News

Penalties on Early Withdrawal of Roth Ira CD

Is it possible to withdraw money from a one-year Roth individual retirement account certificate of deposit before its maturity date? I'm wondering if there's an income tax penalty that I'd have to pay.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Business News

Business Journal

Pensco Trust brings jobs to Denver from India

It's been more than two years since San Francisco-based Pensco Trust Co. acquired Denver-based Lincoln Trust Co., and the CEO is just now ready to talk about what the company's been doing here since 2012.


Related Topix: Denver, CO, Personal Finance

Fermanagh Today

Orange Order plans memorial to brethren killed during the Troubles

A plaque in Tullyvallen Orange Hall near Newtownhamilton to honour the five orangemen who were shot dead by the IRA in 1975 The Orange Order has launched an appeal to raise funds for a permanent memorial to its members killed during the Troubles.


Related Topix: Armagh County, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, Irish Republican Army, Personal Finance

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Daily Fuel Economy Tip

The Importance of Proper Asset Allocation

Proper asset allocation is the key to any investment portfolio. The goal of asset allocation is to balance your risk and reward, and often times differs based on your age and lifestyle.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, 401K, Retirement

New York Daily News

Feds go after disgraced NBA ref's pension payment

Federal prosecutors are going after disgraced referee Tim Donaghy's pension to satisfy the restitution he still owes the National Basketball Association for his betting scandal case.


Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance

Kiplinger Online

Kimberly Lankford

If you have an HSA-eligible health insurance policy, then you can roll money over from a traditional IRA to an HSA and avoid a tax bill on that money when you withdraw it for medical expenses.


Related Topix: Personal Finance

Free Money Finance

Fourteen Ways to Avoid Paying Capital Gains

The following is a guest post from Marotta Wealth Management . I've stripped out the political commentary because it didn't really add anything, but am running the piece anyway because I think it lists some good ideas on how to avoid capital gains taxes if you really want to.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance, 401K

Taking stock - as an IRA distribution

DEAR HARRY: I turned 70 in October. That means that I have to take my first IRA distribution before April 15. I plan to take it this year.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Tax

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Houston Chronicle

How many years of income in your 401(k)?

How many employers are wasting the money they spend on employee match contributions? How much can a cost-efficient plan add to your retirement security? Those questions came to mind as I spent more time examining "The 401 Averages Book."


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Mutual Funds

Dallas Morning News

Avoid rollovers of IRA CDs

It's not unusual for a retiree to own multiple IRA certificates of deposit at once.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Estate Planning, Tax, Rockville Centre, NY

Village Life

What's smarter - paying off debts or investing?

It probably doesn't happen as much as you'd like, but from time to time, you have some extra disposable income.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Mortgage, Home


IRA Withdrawals Increase with Age

Withdrawals from individual retirement accounts tend to be driven largely by people who are 70-1 2 or more, according to new research.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, SourceMedia

Want to Meet Your Long-Term Money Goals Faster? Focus On The Short Term

When faced with the choice to splurge on a new iPad or make an additional contribution to your retirement account, we all know that the wiser thing to do would be to add to that 401 or IRA-after all, it's your long-term self that's at stake.


Related Topix: iPod touch App, Netflix, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Personal Finance, Financial Services


Tax Guy: 5 steps to prepare yourself for tax season

You probably think you have a good understanding of our beloved federal income tax system.


Related Topix: Tax, Healthcare Law, Law, Personal Finance, Home, Mortgage

The Hill

Social Security in decline: What the U.S. can learn from New Zealand's KiwiSaver program

This week's Social Security trustees' report contains rather dire projections, showing permanent and growing cash-flow deficits and impending trust fund exhaustion.


Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Social Security, Personal Finance, Retirement, Health, AARP, Heritage Foundation, Charitable Organizations