Warning Signs of Financial Elder Abuse

Fraud, theft, and scams with seniors' money is a growing problem in our nation. The Wall Street Journal reports that banks in our country calculated a 12% increase in financial elder abuse just in the last year. Aging parents and grandparents are easy targets for scammers for many reasons. Elders in this country hold a disproportionately high level of wealth compared to younger people. Some have accumulated significant assets, and they may not see themselves as vulnerable at all. This is not...

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How to Obtain 501(c)(3)Status

Are you a newly formed nonprofit organization looking to obtain 501(c)(3) status? Below are a few tips on how to help your organization. What exactly is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization? Most nonprofits are 501(c)(3) organizations, which means they are formed for religious, charitable, scientific, literary, or educational purposes and are eligible for federal and state tax exemptions on funds that are raised. Your donors may also be able to write off any charitable donations come tax seas...

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To Buy or Not to Buy: When is the right time?

“It’s a buyer’s market right now.” “This is definitely a seller’s market.” How do you know when to buy a home and when is the best time to sell your home? For most people, the need to buy or sell a home is out of necessity, such as for relocation for a new job, but if your move date is flexible, you stand to profit (or save if you’re the buyer) quite a bit of money depending on which season you choose.

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Should You Make An Online Will Or Hire An Attorney?

These days, you can go online and create a legally binding Will without ever having to hire a lawyer. But should you? While these services might seem attractive, they come with a few risks that you should be aware of. So to help you make the best decision about your Will, here are a few things to consider.

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Protect Your Small Business From Cyber Attacks

You might think your business isn’t big or important enough to be a target, but unfortunately, the opposite is true.

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