College application season is in full swing, and prospective students are busy figuring out which schools to apply to and where to call home for the next several years. When picking a school, it's important to consider how [...]
From medical scams to workers' compensation schemes and organized vehicle theft rings, fraud takes a heavy toll on both individuals and businesses and according to a recent report, costs Americans hundreds of billions of dollars every year. Who [...]
Looking to travel to someplace local, stateside, or around the globe? A new survey report that looks at the emerging travel and loyalty trends for 2024, leveraging insights from American travelers and loyalty program professionals offers some interesting [...]
Paid tax return preparers with a PTIN expiring on Dec. 31, 2023, need to renew their PTIN with the online renewal process. It takes about 15 minutes to renew online. Anyone who's paid to prepare or helps prepare any [...]
Not great news on the real estate front as existing-home sales dropped in October, according to the National Association of REALTORS. Among the four major U.S. regions, sales slid in the Northeast, South, and West but were unchanged in the Midwest. All four regions experienced year-over-year sales declines.
A recent survey sheds light on the financial challenges faced by Americans this holiday season as student loan repayments resume. Study.com surveyed 1400 consumers with a focus on teachers' experiences, finding that the majority of consumers plan to cut costs and nearly [...]
Make it a 'Home Safe Home' for the holidays
Employers who hire people from certain groups can reduce the tax they owe when they claim the Work Opportunity Tax Credit on their federal tax return.
A new analysis conducted by Zillow Home Loans and The Knot shows that more couples than ever who are planning to marry are registering for home funds to help them buy a house, in addition to more traditional wedding gifts
Poll: Americans concerned about health of American democracy
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Following a dramatically improved 2023 filing season thanks to Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) investments, the Internal Revenue Service has targeted IRA resources on strengthening enforcement, with announcements on new initiatives to pursue high-income, high-wealth individuals who do not [...]