February 2015

Every year, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announces cost-of-living adjustments that affect contribution limits for retirement plans, thresholds for deductions and credits, and standard deduction and personal exemption amounts. Here…

February 25, 2015

Market Week: February 23, 2015

The Markets Reprieve relief: Even a temporary agreement about Greek debt helped equities edge upward. Friday's relief rally gave the S&P 500 its third straight week of gains, though the…

February 23, 2015

Market Week: February 17, 2015

The MarketsĀ : Domestic equities continued to shake off their winter chill as the S&P 500 and Russell 2000 squeaked into record territory once again. The Dow industrials rose above 18,000…

February 17, 2015

Market Week: February 9, 2015

The Markets Hit the reset button: A rebound in the price of oil and some promising economic data helped equities recoup their losses of the week before, returning them to…

February 9, 2015

Market Week: February 2, 2015

The MarketsĀ : The strength of the U.S. dollar contributed to weak Q4 earnings reports from some major blue-chip companies that earn a substantial portion of their revenues overseas. That in…

February 2, 2015