Robert McGarvey

Robert McGarvey is a veteran technology reporter. He covers mobile payments and banking for a number of publications, files regularly at Mainstreet.com, and has written for outlets ranging from "The New York Times" and "Wired" to "Harvard Business Review."

Recent Articles By The Author

How to Minimize the Tax Bite on Your Social Security Check

How to Minimize the Tax Bite on Your Social Security Check

40% of Social Security beneficiaries pay income tax on the benefit. Here's how to minimize that tax bite.

The Trump Tax Plan and Your Wallet

The Trump Tax Plan and Your Wallet

Experts offer pointed advice about maximizing your take-home in the Trump Presidency

Estate Tax Planning in the Trump Presidency

Estate Tax Planning in the Trump Presidency

'Stay healthy' - key advice for wealthy seniors until the estate tax dust settles in D.C.

The Best Phablet You Actually Can Buy Now

The Best Phablet You Actually Can Buy Now

With Note 7 pulled from the market, phablet shoppers are confronting long waits for delivery of prime phones. Here are 3 for instant gratification.

Why America's Healthcare Quality Lags the World

Why America's Healthcare Quality Lags the World

The wrong compensation systems, fragmentation of services, and just maybe our own sloth are fingered as prime causes of the poor outcomes in health care.