Credit Freeze Files: New Laws and How to Use Them
Credit freezes help prevent thieves from opening new lines of credit in another person’s name, but most states allow credit bureaus to charge a fee for the service. That will change this autumn. A new federal law will make it possible to receive a free credit freeze, a step that could help thwart identity thieves. Read more
529 College Savings Plans: Who Should Be the Owner?
We often receive questions about whether a student, parent or other relative should own a 529 college savings plan in regards to the implications of ownership on financial aid. Our staff explores some of the first-time aspects of entering the college saving club. Read more
New Job, Old Savings: What to Do With Old Employer Retirement Plans
Taxes and Your Home: New Deductibility of Home-Related Expenses
Medicare ID Cards
Between April 2018 and April 2019, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will send new cards to everyone enrolled in Medicare. The cards will be mailed in waves by geographic region. All you need to know in this article. Read More