Many tax advisors tell their self-employed clients -- including those
who are "consulting" while looking for work -- to open separate
business bank accounts to make it easier to separate business and
personal expenses for tax purposes.
Relief to seniors facing high prescription drug costs is one of the
first changes to come under the new health care overhaul. But
ultimately that won't offset the relentless increase in retirees'
When it comes to your personal balance sheet, there's good news and bad
news — according to economists. The good news is that you're saving
more; the bad news is that you're spending less. That should teach you
never to run your personal finances based on economists' advice.