Linda Stern Archive
Published May 23, 2011
Accountants are being bombarded with people looking to change residency to avoid paying increasing taxes.
Published May 20, 2011
Social Security's trustees are now projecting that the retirement security trust fund will run out of cash in 2036 -- unless something changes about the way the program collects and spends revenues.
Published May 13, 2011
Remember way back in 2006, when everyone was in a frenzy to buy a house, any house, with whatever mortgage they could grab? In many cases, it meant signing up for adjustable-rate mortgages that would reset in half a decade.
Published March 18, 2011
If you knew for a fact that you were going to die on the day you turned 80, you could really live it up for the 15 or 20 years until then. But not knowing how long you'll need your money to last requires you to conserve it cautiously.
Published March 02, 2011
There are some tasty tax breaks for the Sandwich Generation who are helping family members through tough times. Here's how the tax code can help you take care of everybody.
Published February 24, 2011
The Internal Revenue Service is going to go easier on taxpayers who owe money, its commissioner said on Thursday.
Published February 22, 2006
There are some things you can do to make the car-buying process easier.