Did you know the Securities Investor Protection Corporation (or SIPC) offers insurance protection for brokerage accounts, similar to what the FDIC provides for bank checking and savings accounts? While brokerage firm failures are extremely rare, the SIPC will protect you. Learn more.
Seventy-five percent of business owners don't have a documented succession plan specifying what occurs if an owner or employee in a senior role dies or becomes disabled. Learn more about how to craft a strong business continuity plan that takes care of the business, its owners, and employees.
It’s officially the holiday season – a time of family, friends, and recognition of our blessings. It’s also a time that many generously choose to donate to their favorite charities. Unfortunately, this is also the time when those with unscrupulous motives prey on the unsuspecting. While we would hope we could spot a charity scam, sometimes it’s difficult especially when it’s one that pulls at our heart strings. Here are three crucial tips to ensure you don't get duped by a charity scam.