TIPS (Treasury Inflation Protection Securities) are bonds that are issued and backed by the federal government of the United States. The principal amount of the TIPS bond changes as the inflation rate changes, but when the bond matures you will get the full value of the bond. Inflation Treasury Bonds are protected against inflation and deflation of the economy. TIPS bonds and I Bonds are becoming a very popular investment, because even if the economy deflates, you will either be paid the adjusted principal or the...
If you look at few lenders that offer mortgages with no fees. For very qualified customers, small fees are factored in to a slightly higher interest rate. Today the interest rates are at an all time low. This means it is a good time to consider a second mortgage or a redo of the existing mortgage. The main concern these days is the problem with home values; many homes have lost a significant amount of market value. Banks and mortgage companies had to tighten their lending practices. This means...
Business has become very competitive and the small businesses particularly have to make every attempt to save on cost and taxes, so that they can make a reasonable profit. To promote small businesses the Internal Revenue Service offers various tax deductions to them. These tax tips for small business are very important as it can save a lot of money for the businessman.
If you have just started your small business then in the first year you are eligible to deduct a start-up of $5000 and another $5000 as organisational...
It is not the easiest thing in the world to find credit cards for people with no credit history. In today’s tight credit climate, finding credit cards for people with no credit history is a lot harder than it used to be. Still, there are companies who specialize in offering credit cards for people with no credit history out there who are still willing to do business.
Finding credit cards for people with no credit history can be easier for some people--young men and women just starting their adult lives, normally...
The top 25 largest mutual fund companies are: (FDRXX)Fidelity Cash Reserves, (PTTRX) PIMCO:Tot Rtn;Inst, (CJPXX)JPMorgan:Prime MM;Cap, (VMMXX)Vanguard Prime MM;Inv, (SPDR) Trust;1, (OGVXX) JPMorgan:US Gvt MM;Cap, (AGTHX)American Funds Gro;A, (FIGXX)Fidelity IMM:Govt;I, (CAIBX) American Funds CIB;A, (TMPXX) BlkRk Lq:TempFund;Instl, (FGTXX)Finl Sq:Govt;FST , (CWGIX)American Funds CWGI;A, (FCNTX)Fidelity Contrafund,
(VTSMX)Vanguard T Stk Idx;Inv, (AMECX)American Funds Inc;A, (AIVSX)American Funds ICA;A, (VFINX) Vanguard 500 Index;Inv, (GOIXX)Federated Govt Obl;Inst, (VINIX) Vanguard Instl Indx;Inst,
(JINXX)JPMorgan:Prime MM;Inst, (AEPGX)American Funds EuPc;A
(DODGX) Dodge & Cox Stock, (AWSHX)American Funds Wash;A,
(DICXX)Dreyfus Cash Mgt;Inst, and (DADXX) Dreyfus Inst CsAg;Inst
The Securities and Exchange Commission(SEC) is responsible for overseeing how the mutual...