As a small business owner, the idea of tax planning may seem overwhelming and can sometimes even get ignored. But if you’re able to put into practice some good tax planning habits and even meet with a tax advisor quarterly, you’ll find that you can take advantage of provisions, credits, and deductions that may considerably reduce your taxes. Below are just a few items to think about as we near the close of 2015.
Although your retirement living will be based on various factors, it's important to specifically consider the impact of social security.
The world of banking can be a bit confusing for a child. When you talk with your kids about money, keep in mind a few basic principles!
Achieving financial security doesn’t happen overnight, but it can happen with a detailed plan and some discipline to boot. Get started with these four easy-to-follow steps.
On average, FORUM Credit Union performs 1.5 million card transactions for our members each month. This number, which includes ATM, debit, and credit card transactions, continues to increase. As this number climbs, we analyze these transactions in an effort to see how we can make using your FORUM card of choice as convenient as possible. We have many exciting card initiatives on the cusp of being released that we hope will improve the value you receive from your FORUM membership.
For most people in a financial crisis, their crisis didn’t happen overnight. Usually there are warning signs even 2 – 3 years in advance pointing to the impending financial troubles. Knowing these signs can help you detect potential problems earlier and hopefully help you avoid or at less minimize the financial difficulties.
Whether you attend high school or you’re going to college, FORUM’s Student Checking Accountgives you the flexibility and services you need to accommodate your lifestyle. Plus, right now if you open a Student Checking before August 31, you’ll be entered to win 1 of 4 prizes!
Buying your first home can be exciting and scary. Where do you begin and how do you know what’s right for you? FORUM offers great resources to help you get started.