Indices closed in the red zone on Friday. Stocks including Apple, Amazon, and Goldman Sachs slipped on the final trading day of 2017.
Employers who misclassify workers as independent contractors can end up with substantial tax bills
and face penalties for failing to pay employment taxes and not filing the required tax forms. Read more in this week’s Business Tip.
Smokers may be tempted to make false statements on life insurance applications to ensure acceptance or lower premiums. Doing so may result in policy termination or refusal to pay claims. We explain in this week’s Insurance Tip.