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Keeping Up with Quarterly Taxes

As of 2015, there were roughly 15 million self-employed people in the United States. About 9.5 million had not incorporated their businesses, while the remaining 5.5 million had incorporated.1 Either way, most of these entrepreneurs and freelancers don't have an employer that withholds taxes for them. Sole proprietors, S corporation shareholders, and other self-employed individuals who [...]

Insuring a Home-Based Business

Slightly more than half of U.S. businesses are home-based, and people who run businesses from their own homes often assume that their homeowner's insurance provides sufficient coverage.1 This misconception may expose them to a considerable amount of risk. With standard homeowners insurance, the coverage for business equipment such as computers is often limited to $2,500, and [...]

Bracing for Higher Rates

With inflation ticking higher and the employment situation improving, the Federal Reserve anticipates gradually lifting the benchmark federal funds rate in 2017 and 2018.1 Officials are also discussing plans to shrink the Fed's huge bond portfolio ($4.5 trillion). Phasing out the bond-buying program could reduce overall demand for government bonds and cause some financial market volatility.2 [...]