Monthly Archives: February 2011

The 2% Opportunity

The 2011 payroll tax holiday may give you a chance to boost your 401(k). What would you do with an extra $1,000 or $2,000? The Tax Relief Act of 2010 will give many of us the equivalent of a 2% raise in 2011. Employee payroll taxes have been cut from 6.2% to 4.2% this year.1…
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Unrest In Egypt – January 28, 2011

What does it mean for the markets? Will the Mubarak government be toppled? Egyptians took to the streets in Cairo and other major cities Friday, facing riot squads and armored personnel carriers as they demanded political reforms and an end to the 30-year rule of the country’s president, Hosni Mubarak. The Mubarak government shut down…
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