Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are receiving intense media coverage, prompting many investors to wonder whether these new types of electronic money deserve a place in their portfolios. Cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin emerged only in the past decade. Unlike traditional money, no paper notes or metal coins...

As you likely know, Congress is steeped in a debate to change US tax policy. One of the most common financial mistakes individuals make is not utilizing available tax saving strategies. This results in you paying more taxes than necessary and missing out on years of...