Will Fee Freefall Kill The Independent Tax Preparer?
On Friday, the Wall Street Journal published a story about “The Real Reason Everyone Offered You Free Tax Prep This Year.” The reason given was that the big software firms are trying to capture taxpayer data for future marketing purposes, and hoping for customer ‘stickiness.’ Attempting to generate ‘stickiness’ by providing low cost and free…

To Get Rich, Be Willing To Do The Dirty Work
Debate about owning versus renting, one of the most common rebuttals against owning is not wanting to fix a toilet. The excuse is so commonly used that it has definitely become cliché. Given we know that homeowners have a median net worth ~40X that of renters, it got me wondering whether there’s something more behind the… (0 comment)