Source: When kids leave home, they face some heavy financial responsibilities, including creating a budget and choosing the right investments for their long-term goals. Much of the time, however, they’re woefully unprepared for those challenges. Many kids grow up in households where parents simply aren’t comfortable talking about money.Continue Reading


Source: Many companies still aren’t transparent about salaries, but new rules could change this in Europe. Mstudioimages | E | Getty Images Many companies still aren’t transparent about salaries — to the frustration of employees wanting to ensure they are being paid fairly. But there are signs of changeContinue Reading


Source: In today’s financial services marketplace, a financial institution exists to provide a wide variety of deposit, lending, and investment products to individuals, businesses, or both. While some financial institutions focus on providing services and accounts for the general public, others are more likely to serve only certain consumersContinue Reading


Source: Fewer than 1% of Americans will be audited by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) each year. Some audits are random, while a taxpayer’s actions may trigger others. Below is a list of red flags that can target your tax return for a review. Key Takeaways Overestimating home office expensesContinue Reading


Source: When it was launched in 2009, Bitcoin was supposed to be a medium for daily transactions, making it possible to buy everything from a cup of coffee to a computer or even an apartment. Its trajectory veered somewhat after launch—it became a favorite conduit for many criminal activities.Continue Reading