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Taking Care of Business
September 15, 2013 - 12:59 — KentPalmer
Taking Care of Business

Early last month, Congress passed a compromise proposal on student loan rates that will allow borrowers of new federal student loans to pay lower rates than last year.

Taking Care of Business
September 6, 2013 - 12:50 — KentPalmer
Taking Care of Business

Now is the time to prepare for the full implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which takes effect on January 1, 2014.  The employer open enrollment period is just around the corner,

Taking Care of Business
August 19, 2013 - 12:57 — KentPalmer
Taking Care of Business

Do women entrepreneurs spend too little time focusing on profits?  Do they sometimes shy away from the idea of building wealth and getting rich from their businesses?

Taking Care of Business
August 1, 2013 - 08:30 — KentPalmer
Taking Care of Business

Can a husband's choices for claiming social security benefits impact the amount a wife can claim later?  Apparently it can, according to an interesting article published yesterday on the Forbe

Taking Care of Business
July 12, 2013 - 14:52 — KentPalmer
Taking Care of Business

As you probably heard in the news, Congress did not act before its recess late last month, and so the rate on new subsidized Stafford loans doubled to 6.8% from 3.4% on July 1.

Taking Care of Business
July 8, 2013 - 09:33 — KentPalmer
Taking Care of Business

In a Wall Street Journal article published on July 2, 2013, authors Kelly Greene and Leslie Scism recoun

Taking Care of Business
June 19, 2013 - 10:28 — KentPalmer
Taking Care of Business

Are you a recent graduate or do you have one in your family who’s considering the choice of career?  Are you thinking about transitioning to a different type of work, perhaps as a result of jo

Taking Care of Business
June 13, 2013 - 16:48 — KentPalmer
Taking Care of Business

 Does the volatility of the stock market's seemingly annual "June  Swoon" have you in a quandary?  Ever wanted to take an investing  class and learn more about the ups and downs

Taking Care of Business
May 28, 2013 - 13:09 — KentPalmer
Taking Care of Business

Even though most people make frequent financial decisions and transactions, many American teenagers do not learn basic personal finance in schools.

Taking Care of Business
May 8, 2013 - 16:13 — KentPalmer
Taking Care of Business

If one of these thoughts has passed through your mind recently, then your next question should be: where can I get accurate, unbiased guidance to be sure I am making the right choices and consideri