Debt Relief for Military Service Members, Veterans, Family Farmers and Small Business Owners

Debt Relief for Military Service Members, Veterans, Family Farmers and Small Business Owners thumbnail

Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019 (HR 3311) – Scheduled to take effect starting in February 2020, this new law offers small businesses more agreeable terms when filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy status. The bill gives owners: More time (90 days) to file a reorganization plan with easier rules for extension The ability to retain […]

How to Inflation-Proof a Retirement Portfolio

How to Inflation-Proof a Retirement Portfolio thumbnail

Statistics indicate that the average life expectancy is longer than it used to be, but empirically we see this every day among elderly people who have lived much longer than they probably expected. This phenomenon spotlights a particular component of retirement planning that was not as significant in the past as it is now: long-term […]

Will China’s Recent Soybean Purchase Begin Thawing the Trade War?

Will China's Recent Soybean Purchase Begin Thawing the Trade War? thumbnail

With the United States Department of Agriculture’s Foreign Agriculture Service announcing a purchase of 204,000 metric tons of U.S. soybeans by private Chinese importers, there are hopes that the trade war is beginning to dissipate. Seeing that the last significant purchase of U.S. soybeans by China was in June, professional traders see the September acquisitions […]

When Full Costing Accounting Makes Sense

When Full Costing Accounting Makes Sense thumbnail

With more than 1.4 million accounting jobs in 2018, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are many different uses for accountants and their skills. With the need for accuracy and transparency in private and public accounting, one important concept to explore is absorption, or full costing. Absorption or full costing is an accounting […]

The Rise of Biometrics Security and Why You Should Take Precaution

The Rise of Biometrics Security and Why You Should Take Precaution thumbnail

Biometric technology has been on the rise as it promises to make the authentication process more secure and convenient. Unlike passwords and key cards, biometrics are something you will always have, can’t share and can’t forget. This makes the biometric approach convenient and at the same time it has lower password management costs. Biometrics also […]

How Will Tariff Developments Impact the Stock Market Going Forward?

How Will Tariff Developments Impact the Stock Market Going Forward? thumbnail

According to an Aug. 13 press release from the office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR), there will be a 10 percent tariff levied against $300 billion of Chinese imports effective Sept. 1. The same press release announced a modification, after hearing from the public and business owners, exempting some of the $300 billion […]

TOP