COVID Tax credit for Employers who keep workers on Payroll

New law extends COVID tax credit for employers who keep workers on payroll WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service urges employers to take advantage of the newly-extended employee retention credit, designed to make it easier for businesses that, despite challenges posed by COVID-19, choose to keep their employees on the payroll. The Taxpayer Certainty and […]

Switching Jobs? Here’s What To Do With Your 401(k).

Suppose you’re switching jobs if you were furloughed because of the pandemic or you’re simply searching for greener pastures. If you have a 401(k) from your soon-to-be former employer, you must decide what to do with your retirement account when you leave. Here are your four options: Leave the money in your previous employer’s pension […]

Mesa Safety Net Program: A quick way to apply for Mesa-Only utilities assistance

With so many people affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, it is great to know there are programs out there to help. Especially this time of year. One such great program is from the City of Mesa – Mesa CARES initiative. The Mesa CARES Utility Assistance Program provides financial assistance to households in the City of […]

Steer Clear of Money-Making Scams While You’re Stuck at Home

Scammers are targeting people looking to make money while stuck at home. While there are plenty of legitimate opportunities to earn extra cash, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) says to steer clear from the following money-making scams: At-Home Medical Billing Businesses. Many medical billing business opportunities are worthless. Their promoters don’t tell the truth about […]