IRA Withdrawals That Escape the 10 Percent Tax Penalty

IRA Withdrawals That Escape the 10 Percent Tax Penalty

The reason withdrawals from a traditional Individual Retirement Account (IRA) prior to age 59 1/2 are generally subject to a 10 percent tax penalty is that policymakers wanted to create a disincentive to use these savings for anything other than retirement. Yet,...
Small Business: How to Avoid Short-Termism

Small Business: How to Avoid Short-Termism

Small business owners might tell you: Anxiety about making the “monthly nut” often keeps them up at night. Will there be enough positive cash flow to cover recurring costs, such as payroll, suppliers, and utilities? In focusing solely on that nut, however, an owner...
Is It Time for Your Website’s 10,000-Mile Checkup?

Is It Time for Your Website’s 10,000-Mile Checkup?

Your website is a primary connection to students, both current and future, and a hub of your overall outbound communications. For that reason you’ll want to inspect and maintain it on a regular basis. Website upkeep works on two levels, one being functionality and the...