That Pesky 3.8% New Tax

The Supreme Court has upheld the health care legislation so all of its major provisions remain in effect; including the new real estate tax. The new tax is designed to affect only the upper income taxpayers. The 3.8% tax is imposed ONLY on those with more than...

2012 Bank Failure List

Please note that the FDIC is often appointed as receiver for failed banks. These events are structured as bank mergers and/or consolidations to avoid antitrust hearings.   Credit Union Failures are handled in much the same manner, and deposits are insured by the...

I Want A Divorce!

I Want A Divorce! Are you ready to divorce your big bank? Too many fees, long lines, bad customer service and other assorted reasons…Has your bank pissed you off but you do not leave because it is too much of a pain to switch? Most Americans say they will leave their...

Who Filed My Taxes?

When you think of ID Theft you think of someone running up your credit cards and hurting your credit score. ID Theft is one of the fastest growing crimes in America. But ID Theft is just not for your credit cards and your credit score. Did you know a person can submit...