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Sign up for Medicare Part B no later than eight months after you leave your job or you could be hit with lifetime penalties.
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The amount of money that you recharacterize needs to be added back to your traditional IRA balance for year-end 2016 to calculate your 2017 required minimum distribution.
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Income from your child's summer job can help fund a long-term financial plan.
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Your student's room and board could be covered tax-free for an entire 12-month lease, even if he or she only takes classes for nine months of the year.
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Most policies pay when you need help with two of six activities of daily living or you are cognitively impaired. And most have a waiting period of 60 or 90 days.
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If you have the policy and death certificate when you file a claim, it may take as few as five business days to receive a check.
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Gather evidence of your earnings and make a call to the Social Security Administration.
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Know the rules for custodial assistance for your loved one.
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Your IRA contributions don't affect your Simplified Employee Pension or solo 401(k) limits.
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Hurricanes, tornadoes and strong summer storms can wreak havoc on your property and your budget. Take these steps to prevent a natural disaster from turning into a disaster for you.
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On the list of eligible items: sunscreen, lip balm and prescription sunglasses.
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Take these seven steps before you leave on a trip to protect your identity and prevent hassles with your debit and credit cards.
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This is a good time of year to trim trees that might cause problems, before the start of hurricane season on June 1.
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A parent or other adult needs to manage a custodial account, but most brokerage firms offer the same investing choices, commissions and fees for custodial accounts as for regular accounts.
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Besides benefiting the charity, you may save a bundle on income taxes, as well as stay below the income cutoff for some other taxes and charges.
There are two different ways to calculate the write-off. But to qualify, you must use your home office "exclusively and regularly" for your business.
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Beware costly penalties for not enrolling in Medicare on time.
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