Health-Care Reform: Tax Issues For Individuals

The health-care reform legislation that was recently signed into law contains a number of tax changes. Some of these changes take effect immediately; others won’t have an impact for a few years. Here’s a year-by-year breakdown of some of the changes worth taking note of. Changes taking place in 2010 Bad news if you frequent …

What Is a Rewards program?

Offered by merchants of all types, rewards programs are marketing tools that encourage brand-loyalty purchasing through  Price discounts Bonus points and/or coupons toward future purchases Donations to your favorite charity And even cash rebates. If you’re part of the program, you access it by using a membership card that looks like (and often is) a credit …