With the weaker than expected performance by Democrats in Congress and a decisive Electoral College margin for Biden, investors are now recalibrating expectations toward the odds of a moderate but sustained economic recovery and respectable market performance over the next few years.
If you own traditional mutual funds in a taxable account (outside your IRA or 401(k)), be on watch for your annual capital gains report. If your fund reports a gain, you will be required to pay taxes on it even if you did not sell any shares of the fund.
Secured credit cards and prepaid debit cards have gained acceptance. But what is the difference, and which one is appropriate for a particular individual?