A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.
To be used for questions related to income received from outside the country in which you reside or claim as a primary residence for tax purposes
A startup company or startup or start-up is an entrepreneurial venture or a new business in the form of a company, a partnership or temporary organization designed to search for a repeatable and scala…
For questions related to commodities, commodity trading, etc. For specific trading questions, consider using a specific tag as well, e.g. futures, options, etc.
A wash sale is a sale of a security at a loss and repurchasing the same or substantially identical stock shortly before or after with the intention of realizing the loss as a claimable tax deduction b…
For questions about sources for historical financial data and its applications to personal finance.
The yellow precious metal, used in jewelry, and as money, as well as in the industry and medicine.
for questions that relate to asset allocation. Asset allocation is an investment strategy that attempts to balance risk versus reward by adjusting the percentage of each asset in an investment portfol…
An ISA is a financial product available to residents in the United Kingdom. It is designed for the purpose of investment and savings with a favourable tax status.
Questions related to wanting a price for a product or service.
A Roth conversion refers to taking all or part of the balance of an existing traditional IRA and moving it into a Roth IRA.
for questions related to the data and use of yahoo-finance. Please provide appropriate link to understand the question
A capital loss is the loss incurred when a capital asset decreases in value. This loss is not realized until the asset is sold for a price that is lower than the original purchase price.
For questions related to debt collection, debt collection agencies, unpaid debts, etc.
A limit order is an order placed with a brokerage to execute a buy or sell transaction of a set number of shares and at a specified limit price or better.
For all situations involving paying money back to a borrowed source, such as a loan.
To be used for questions related to RRSP [Registered Retirement Savings Plan] as applicable in Canada. This is an older program, the newer one being TFSA [Tax Free Savings Account Program]
For personal finance questions related to a company's Initial Public Offering (IPO).
A change in ownership of an asset, or a movement of funds and/or assets from one account to another. A transfer may involve an exchange of funds when it involves a change in ownership, such as when an…
to be used for any question related to U.S. Dollar currency.
For questions that relate to the laws, practices, and products of the Canadian province Ontario.
to be used for questions related to refund of income taxes from a tax authority. A country tag should also be specified along with this tag, as tax rules vary from region to region.
To be used for questions on loans that do not require any security. Can also be used for questions involving borrowing from friends and family. Please add country tag
For questions related to measurements of the range of returns for a given equity, bond, or market index.
taxes deducted generally by a company directly from payroll as required by tax authorities. It is recommended that a country tag be used as rules vary from region to region.
For questions that relate to the laws, practices, and products of the European Union.
a generic tag for company with shareholders. There are some specific tags for specific company types like limited-liability-company, s-corporation, limited-partnership, sole-proprietorship,
For questions related to evaluating, choosing, and understanding a financial adviser. However, specific service recommendations are off-topic.
Form W-4 is an IRS tax input form completed by an employee in the United States to indicate his or her tax situation to the employer. The W-4 form tells the employer the correct amount of tax to with…
For questions relating to taxes collected on the sale of goods and services. In most cases, a country, region, or state/province tag should be included as well.
For questions that relate to flexible spending accounts in the USA, and any similar accounts in other jurisdictions. Use with an appropriate country tag.
To be used for questions related to carrying out trade online. Typically used in the context of Stocks trading, can be used for Options or other trades. Related tags are trading, trading-volume, day-t…
for questions that relate to a 529-plan. A 529 plan is a tax-advantaged investment vehicle in the United States designed to encourage saving for the future higher education expenses of a designated be…
Questions related to saving and paying for a college education