Monthly Archives: February 2012

New Reform Bill Protects Arizona Consumers against Predatory Lending Practices

The United States Congress recently passed a financial reform bill into law that President Obama has called "the toughest financial reform since . . . the aftermath of the Great Depression." And he may well be right about that. The new legislation is far stronger than most experts had expected, and goes a long way toward protecting individual consumers from the abusive and predatory lending practices that led to the original financial meltdown and sent so many American families [...]

By |2012-02-06T11:46:27+00:00February 6th, 2012|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on New Reform Bill Protects Arizona Consumers against Predatory Lending Practices

What Can Arizona Businesses Get Out of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act?

After the big bank bailouts, a lot of American small business owners found themselves wondering why there was no bailout money for them.  As it turns out, many of the provisions of the recovery act are geared toward small businesses and your employees.  How can an Arizona business cash in on credits and deductions for your 2010 taxes while making sure that you’re in compliance with tax programs designed for your employees? Check out these tips and resources from the IRS [...]

By |2012-02-03T11:38:56+00:00February 3rd, 2012|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on What Can Arizona Businesses Get Out of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act?