Money Matters

Get legal advice on how to take control of your personal finances, whether you're tackling student loans, medical bills, taxes, or bankruptcy.

What Is Fixed Cost?

Fixed costs are expenses you pay each month, regardless of your business's sales or production. Understanding your fixed costs can help you price…

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What Is a General Ledger and How Does It Work?

A general ledger is simply a master document containing all of a company's transactions neatly categorized. Let's see how it works and how it can…

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Renting 101

Whether you're a first-time renter or someone who's been renting for years, finding and renting a new place can be intimidating. Because your home is…

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Considering Bankruptcy

Let's face it, the rising cost of gas and changes to the economy have made us all feel the squeeze. But for those of you who are feeling more like…

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The Financial Planning Process: Why and How to Include Estate Planning

Creating a solid personal financial plan involves more than just budgeting and saving money. It should also include some estate planning—starting…

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Are you still using your personal bank account for your business?

It may seem like an unnecessary step, but separating your bank accounts can protect you in more ways than one.

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What is an SG&A Expense?

Selling, general, and administrative expense is basically a fancy name for operating costs. Read this article to learn what is included in SG&A…

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Self Employment Tax: What to Know and How to Calculate It

Self-employment taxes require quarterly payments calculated at a higher rate than employees who have their payments deducted from each of their…

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10 Key Tax Deductions for Your Small Business

Own a small business? You may benefit from utilizing these 10 deductions to lower your taxable income. Key deductions include those for home office…

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Tax Dos and Don'ts for Gig Workers

Don't let your gig work lead to a surprise tax bill. Follow these tax dos and don'ts for gig workers to prepare for taxes and lower your tax bill.

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