Many people overlook tax considerations when planning their mutual fund investments. This article offers some tax-savvy tips, including avoiding year-end investments and watching out for reinvested distributions. A sidebar explains why tax-inefficient funds should be directed to nontaxable accounts.

No business owner goes out of his or her way to acquire a bad debt. But they’re not always bad news. This article discusses how a company may be able to write off the uncollectible amount for tax purposes.

What, if any, role life insurance should play in one’s financial plan depends on a variety of factors. This article examines some of those factors, including whether a person has dependents and his or her net worth.

Many people who accumulate frequent flyer miles assume that these valuable rewards aren’t taxable. This brief article explores the validity of this assumption.