FAMILY FINANCES MAY 19, 2011 Should You Sign Up for a ‘Professional’ Card? By JESSICA SILVER-GREENBERG Credit-card issuers are marketing so-called professional cards—formerly reserved for small-business owners or executives—to individuals, a new report says. Lenders sent out 2.6 billion offers for these cards to ordinary American households between January 2006 and December 2010, according to … Continue reading Should You Sign Up for a ‘Professional’ Card?
STATES PASS NEW LAWS GOVERNING THE ACCOUNTING PROFESSION from Washington, D.C. (May 17, 2011) By Ken Rankin Not all of the state legislation drawing attention from accountants this year involves taxes (see States Enact Flurry of Tax Changes). Indeed, some of the most closely watched bills hit even closer to home for the profession. Kentucky … Continue reading States Pass New Laws Governing the Accounting Profession