Charter Communications and Time Warner Cable have agreed to merge, forming one of the biggest cable companies in the nation.
A California company has purchased Riverview Regional Medical Center of Gadsden.
The Fort Payne RadioShack store will close as part of the company’s bankruptcy plans.
Kimberly Worner of the Alabama Media Group has been named editor of The Galveston County Daily News.
We’ve just begun the new year, but the next academic year is still months away. Nonetheless, if you have a child who will be attending college in the fall, it’s not too soon to start thinking about what might be a vital component of paying for his or her higher education: financial aid.
When Hurricane Sandy swept up the East Coast, it left billions of dollars of devastation in its wake. After any disaster, many people come forward to help the victims. Unfortunately, however, these emergencies also bring out con artists who seek to exploit the situation using illegal scams. To help you avoid being conned whenever a disaster strikes, your local CPA recommends taking these steps.
Have the holidays made you feel more generous? Non-profit organizations report receiving 41% of their donations between Thanksgiving and New Year’s each year. If the holiday spirit motivates you to write a check for your favorite cause, you’ll want to make the most of your contribution. According to your local CPA, your top goals should be to know where your money is going and understand how the charitable giving tax benefits work.
Now that 2015 is upon us, you may be thinking about making some New Year’s resolutions. Perhaps you’ll decide to take up a musical instrument, or hit the gym more often, or even learn a new language. All these are worthy goals, of course — but you could also gain some key benefits by working to achieve some financial resolutions.