Charitable giving isn't just good for society and your karma — it can also lower your tax bill, if you follow federal tax rules and keep detailed records. When the philanthropic mood strikes you, think beyond cash and online donations. Here, we provide several creative alternatives for sharing your good fortune with your favorite charity, as well as advice on how to receive a "gift" of your own from the IRS.
Members of the Baby Boomer generation are now joining the retirement ranks. As they arrive, or get close to their mid-sixties, they have many questions: How does the future of the system look? How are benefits affecting personal circumstances, such as divorce, remarriage or the availability of private pensions? Here are the answers to these and other frequently asked questions.
Setting up branch operations can help expand your revenue, boost profits and get your company's brand farther afield. But satellite operations can be disastrous if everyone is not on the same page working together. Click "Full Article" for a checklist of steps you can take to keep your branches on track.
Writing an email message that results in sales is an art and a science. You don't have to be an advertising pro to put together an effective sales message but you do have to follow some fundamental guidelines. Click "Full Article" for seven tips that will make your email pitch a winner and boost your bottom line.