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  • David Nicklaus: Regulators seek to make 401(k) a bit more like a pension

    The 401(k) has become America's main retirement savings vehicle, but it has a couple of big flaws. Unpredictable markets can put a big dent in the standard of living of a retiree or near-retiree, and even the most diligent saver runs the risk of...
  • Laura Woods: Seven times it costs more to pay with a credit card

    These days, it often seems unnecessary to carry cash or even your checkbook, as credit cards are accepted just about everywhere. Paying with plastic, however, can cost you. Some merchants add an extra surcharge or convenience fee onto each credit card...
  • United Way seeks 200 volunteers for tax program

    United Way of Palm Beach County's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, in partnership with the Internal Revenue Service, is looking for 200 volunteers to help provide free tax services throughout the county. The free service provides tax...
  • State rep sentenced to probation for misdemeanor tax conviction

    State rep sentenced to probation for misdemeanor tax conviction
    Two years after being hit with fraud charges that carried the potential of years in prison, Illinois state Rep. LaShawn Ford was sentenced Friday to six months of probation on a misdemeanor tax count as a result of an extraordinary plea deal with...
  • Repealing medical device tax at top of agenda for Republican Congress

    Repealing medical device tax at top of agenda for Republican Congress
    As Republicans eagerly outline their plans for next year's GOP-controlled Congress, an item near and dear to some of the region's larger employers is the first thing on their lists: repealing the medical device tax. Jettisoning the tax, which helps fund...
  • Crime Report: Window screens removed from home

    La Cañada Oct. 29 Vandalism, vehicle: 2000 block of Foothill Boulevard. An apartment manager contacted deputies to report that sometime between midnight and 1 p.m. that day, someone scratched the bumper and back end of her 2012 Jeep Cherokee with an...
  • Smart tax tips for the end of year

    Smart tax tips for the end of year
    Halloween has just passed so should you be getting ready to serve Thanksgiving dinner, shop for Christmas or Hanukkah, or plan for April? The right answer, since it's about saving significant money, should be: Plan for April. That, of course, is when...
  • Bruce Rauner, political rookie, rises to claim governorship

    Bruce Rauner, political rookie, rises to claim governorship
    As the first Republican to claim victory in an Illinois governor election in 16 years, Bruce Rauner is poised to  fulfill at least one of his campaign promises — shaking up Springfield. “Are you ready for a new direction? Are you ready to...
  • A Democratic Waterloo

    The Duke of Wellington said of his close-run victory over Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo that the French "came on in the same old way, and we sent them back in the same old way." Something like that happened to the Democrats in Tuesday's midterm...
  • Retirement: Get the most from inherited IRAs

    Your adult children may covet your 1950s baseball-card collection, but unless there's a mint-condition Willie Mays or Ted Williams in the stack, it won't mean much to their financial security. An inherited IRA, on the other hand, could let them pay off...
  • How hackers wreaked havoc in St. Louis after Brown's shooting

    FERGUSON, Mo. The first call came on a Thursday, 12 days after Michael Brown was shot. Patti Knowles and her granddaughter were watching "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse." The caller warned that the collective of computer hackers and activists known as...