Taxes

Down to Business: Choosing Which Corporate Tax Structure Makes Sense

It takes guts to run a business--but it also takes a firm grasp on how different businesses function if you’re going to succeed as an entrepreneur. Depending on your line of work, your income projections and tax bracket, and whether you plan to take on corporate partners or hire staff (full-time or freelance), you face several choices--each with broad implications on your personal financial picture.

By Jane Hodges, ago
Financial Advisors

Fee or Commission: What’s the Best Way to Pay Your Financial Advisor?

The wrong payment structure could lead to mismanaging your assets, being overcharged or getting bad advice. So its very important getting familiar with the different types of fees, the benefits and drawbacks of each, and how they fit in with your financial goals. After all, you’re trying to get help managing your money. And being a savvy shopper is the first step toward that goal.

By Alden Wicker, ago