The cities of Brookfield and Madison are different in many ways. In one the majority votes red, the other blue. One is a suburban enclave, mos…
Q: I have a question about a letter I received from my county assessor’s office. I live in Maricopa County, Arizona. The form asks how many people live in our home and what we’re doing with the home. The form also states that if we don’t respond, they will fine us.
Point-of-sale (POS) financing is a convenient lending option that lets consumers make purchases with incremental payments. Retailers partner with third-party lenders—like financial technology companies Affirm, Afterpay and Klarna—and then integrate those lending services into the checkout process. POS financing typically has less stringent eligibility requirements than traditional financing, and many lenders offer a 0% annual […]
If you or your future spouse went to college, it’s highly likely you will have to deal with student loans. According to the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, 46% of young married couples had student loan debt in 2016, triple the share of couples that had student loans in 1989. What happens to student […]
Attention, higher earners -- your taxes may be subject to further scrutiny in the future.
President Joe Biden on Wednesday unveiled a plan to increase capital gains taxes, and the numbers back up what the administration has been saying for some time: Unless you make…
The Journal Times and Kenosha News were among the newsrooms honored for their work in 2020, specifically regarding the Jacob Blake shooting and fallout thereof.
It’s been an up-and-down year for many student loan borrowers. Even if you could afford to keep making regular payments after the federal Covid-19 student loan forbearance period started last March, perhaps your financial situation has since changed and you would benefit from a refund of that money. If you now find yourself strapped for […]
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"I'm not going to attribute it to some high level of business acumen," owner Mike Batka said. "There is something to be said about being in the right place at the right time."
Chicago is laying its cards on the table and officially seeking bids to build the first casino in the nation's third-largest city.
Q: I just watched one of your YouTube videos about 1031 exchanges. We are a family of investors and have done quite a few 1031 exchanges. How do we facilitate the change of ownership on a property that was acquired through a 1031? My parents want to transfer the ownership of a few of their properties to me and my siblings.
"Even though we didn't have a lot of guests, we had to adapt and be nimble to a changing environment," said Phillip Mattsson-Boze, general manager of HotelRed and president of the Greater Madison Hotel & Lodging Association.
A report that President Biden will propose a hefty tax increase on the gains wealthy individuals reap from investments triggered a stock marke…
With the planned redevelopment of the old Zahn’s Department Store building into the chic Verdant Hotel on Main Street, the city is looking ahead and asking: Is there a way to capitalize on this project?
SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Netflix’s pandemic-fueled subscriber growth is slowing far faster than anticipated as people who have been cooped at home are able to get out and do other things again.
Legislative Fiscal Bureau also reports the increase is about $12 lower than what property taxes would be under current law.
Foxconn Technology Group has reached a new deal with reduced tax breaks for its scaled back project in southeast Wisconsin, Gov. Tony Evers and the the company announced.
Safety regulators warned people with kids and pets to immediately stop using a treadmill made by Peloton after one child died and others were injured.