While almost every state in the U.S has a sales tax, five lucky states - Alaska, Delaware, Montana, New Hampshire and Oregon - don't. But, why?
A decade ago, amid an economic boom in "emerging markets" like Brazil, Russia, India and China, the Teacher Retirement System of Texas decided to plow nearly 10% of all savings into stocks from the countries. Now, the teachers are reeling from the mistake, with subpar returns and outsize risks that could have been easily avoided had the fund just stuck with large U.S. stocks.
Those who qualify for head of household status may qualify for deductions and exemptions on their taxes. Here's what you need to qualify.
An inherited IRA is a retirement plan that a beneficiary inherits after the previous owner's death, and is typically a family member or spouse of the original account holder.
Jeff Bezos' net worth is estimated at more than $160 billion.
Unemployment is a key factor in the U.S. economy and it needs to be measured accurately. Here's how it's done.