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How to determine contractor hourly rate and employee salary equivalents?

I am aware of the general differences between being an employee and being an independent contractor. However, I am unable to easily compare the two when it comes to after-tax compensation. Company A:...
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Benefits of Purchasing Company Stock at a Discount

The public company I work for offers a stock purchase plan at a 15% discount. There is an annual limit to how much each employee can purchase at the discounted rate. To keep things simple assume: ...
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Are all financial advisors compensated in the same way?

I'm considering using one, now that I see how complex personal finance is :) but I'd like to find one whose motives I wouldn't have to question.
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I may have made an ineligible contribution to a Roth IRA. What should I do?

Early this year (before mid-April) I received in excess of $11,000 in taxable inheritance income. The income was distributed from several annuities. I deposited $5,500 into a Roth IRA for the 2016 tax ...