The internet is developing its own money independent of borders, banks and regulation. How will this affect how we play?
Joining a local credit union has several distinct advantages over a bank. Should you switch accounts?
Online banking makes paying bills easier and faster, any time of day or night. The advantage of paying bills in the wee hours of the morning and transferring funds from one account to another without having to wait for regular banking hours has its appeal, but there are downsides worthy of mention.
While the most commonly heard trust terms are revocable, irrevocable or living trusts, there is another legal trust form called a grantor trust. The steps for establishing a grantor trust must be undertaken carefully to avoid the tax issues that may occur.
The bank money lost in fraud amounts to millions of dollars per year. Criminals, computer errors, and dishonest employees are some of the main causes. Learn about bank fraud, how much money is lost, and how banks strive to prevent loss. By knowing how money is lost, you can better protect yourself.
When settling an estate, the assets of a trust are turned over to the beneficiary or to multiple beneficiaries. The original trust document becomes null and void upon the death of the trustee. Can a beneficiary make a deposit into a trust? Not directly. Legal channels are available for this purpose.
While the maker of a trust is alive, the beneficiaries have a limited interest in the trust. An irrevocable trust cannot dilute assets without beneficiary approval. There may be multiple beneficiaries to an irrevocable trust. Can a majority of beneficiaries force one out? Yes, they can with cause.
The Secretary of State for each state collects and maintains business records. If you are wondering how to find the tax ID number for a company, start by searching the website of the state agency that registers businesses for the state. Learn the steps to finding the information you seek.
Many financial institutions offer online banking to make functions such as bill payment more convenient for customers. Banking online is safe, easy and convenient. Learn how to get started!
What is involved with obtaining a Sallie Mae unsubsidized student loan? Do you know what is involved with becoming eligible for such a loan? Have you learned about what your enrollment requirements are if you get a Sallie Mae loan? Learn all you need to know before taking this student loan here.