August 2012


Summer afternoon‚summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language. 

- Henry James

Speculating on the Future of the Federal Estate Tax
What's the future of the federal estate tax? All we know is that no one knows for sure; it's all speculation.

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New 401(k) Plan Disclosure Rules
As self-directed 401(k) plans have grown more popular, the Department of Labor has become increasingly concerned that participants might not have access to information critical to making informed decisions about the management of their accounts--particularly information about investment choices, fees, and expenses.  More Details

Stock Market Metrics: Playing the Numbers
There are no infallible guides to stock market movements, but investors still use a variety of measurements to try to divine the current and future direction of a stock's price or the equity markets as a whole. Here are some common stock market metrics.  More Details

What is a captive insurance company?
A captive insurance company (CIC) is a corporation established to insure the risks of its parent company, or a group of companies.

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What is directors and officers insurance?
Directors and Officers (D & O) insurance provides financial protection for liability claims brought against individuals acting in their capacity as corporate directors or officers.

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