THE ABC’s of CPA’s

THE ABC’s of CPA’s

THE ABC’s of CPA’s Q: I’m recently divorced, and I don’t know the first thing about taxes (except that they are not my favorite). Should I hire a CPA?  A: As Albert Einstein said: “The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.” And...
The 411 on 529 Plans

The 411 on 529 Plans

The 411 on 529 Plans Q: My ex and I are nearing the finish line on our divorce and are in agreement on just about everything, except for how to handle our son’s 529 plan. I want to know what I’m talking about when we discuss this again—can you give me the high points?...
Tips for the First-Time Investor

Tips for the First-Time Investor

Q: I’ve never invested before, but I’ve been told it can be a really smart move, especially for someone in my financial situation (I was given a lump-sum payout in the divorce). Watching the market really makes me anxious, though—how can I invest without driving...