If big-time football had its way, games would be televised eight days a week.Read More »
Banking & Finance
The 13th annual Venture Idol competition winner will use its share of $15,000 to create the next generation of “smart” toys for children.Read More »
The Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania has released its latest round of investments, with $671,000 going to a number of early stage companies and established manufacturers in the region.Read More »
You're a sensible person, but sometimes you throw caution to the wind.
BB&T takes over Susquehanna Bank and National Penn.Read More »
The Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee did not raise interest rates in September – not a surprise given that the presidential and congressional elections inevitably cause uncertainty in the markets.
Year-end planning is an important ritual for many people who coordinate their tax preparation and charitable giving. This planning takes on additional significance, and sometimes challenges, as tax laws change and financial markets fluctuate.Read More »
Small-business owners are always looking for ways to minimize taxes and save money. There are various year-end tax planning strategies to help increase your deductions and identify credits that will minimize your taxes.Read More »
As a result of problems with people taking excessive deductions for charitable contributions, the rules for claiming a deduction are getting stricter.Read More »