Rick Fay

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The 20% Pass-Through Deduction: Where Do We Stand Now?

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act — signed into law on December 22, 2017 — gave birth to a brand new provision: Section 199A, which permits owners of sole proprietorships, S corporations, or partnerships to deduct up to 20% of the income earned by the business. The motivation for the new deduction is …

Amazon will be broken up by antitrust regulation, expert warns

E-commerce giant Amazon could be whacked with regulatory hurdles, according to Gabelli Multimedia Trust portfolio manager Larry Haverty.<p>“I think it’s the fuel for antisocial behavior,” Haverty told FOX Business’ Maria Bartiromo on “Mornings with Maria” on Monday. “I think it’s sooner or later going …

With 5 Quick Clicks, You Can See All the Data Facebook Has on You (I Was Truly Stunned by What I Found)

It takes just five short steps to download the entire archive. You probably want to do it immediately.<p><i>(Update: Facebook says it's changing how you can access and change your privacy settings. Details are here.)</i><p>Tough times for Facebook--and they're only getting worse. The FTC is investigating, the …

Is It Game Over for Medical Marijuana in Colorado?

Medical marijuana demand is waning.<p>Colorado's pioneering of recreational marijuana in 2014 may have led to a big unintended consequence with …

Cannabis

GOLDMAN SACHS: These 13 stocks will see profits explode higher in 2018

Earnings growth has been the undeniable backbone of the 8 1/2-year bull market. But it's not always easy to pick out the companies that are going to be the biggest contributors.<p>That rings especially true as we enter 2018, as analysts forecast that GOP tax reform will boost a wide range of sectors, …

Investing

Your Amazon Prime Membership Just Got A Lot Better

The main benefit of investing in an annual Amazon Prime membership is that you get free two-day shipping on thousands of products featured on the …

Don't Set Up an LLC Without Doing This 1 Thing

Make sure you understand the tax issues associated with LLCs before you dive into your next business venture.<p>You're starting a new business. Your friend told you to set up a limited liability company (LLC). So you set one up and opened up a bank account. You're ready to dive in. But you forgot one …

Tax reform: 9 tax deductions are going away in 2018

Learn what the tax bill just took away from taxpayers.<p>The new tax reform bill is now law, and taxpayers can expect a lot of changes to take place in 2018. Reduced tax rates, higher standard deductions, and higher child tax credits for families are just a few of the perks that individual taxpayers …

Retirement

Get this drone and solve all your selfie problems for good

Over the past few years, selfies have transformed from a guilty pleasure to a viable way to take those special Kodak moments without bothering …

Common blood pressure drug raises skin cancer risk

A new study, led by Danish-based researchers, shows that one of the most popular drugs used worldwide in the treatment of hypertension raises the …

Hearing Amazon’s Footsteps, the Health Care Industry Shudders

SEATTLE — With little more than a whiff of Amazon’s interest in a new business, the company can crater the stocks of potential competitors, prompting them to consider bold acquisitions and other drastic measures in response. Just ask companies in the home improvement, meal-kit and grocery …

The Amazon effect: Whole Foods to hire 6,000 workers

Whole Foods is hiring: Amazon style.<p>Taking a page from the online retailer's playbook, Whole Foods said Friday that it plans to add 6,000 workers via a nationwide "hiring day" next Thursday.<p>All U.S. stores will participate, the company said. Full-time, part-time and seasonal jobs will be …

Time Warner

4 Simple Ways to Grow Your Brand on Instagram

Instagram is one of the most widely used networks today.<p>This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>Having a smart mobile marketing strategy is an important part of building your personal brand online. Leveraging your social networks to their fullest potential is also important for …

Social Media

There’s precedent for Amazon competing with so many companies. It doesn’t end well.

Perhaps no other company in history has sold so many different products (354 million) while competing against so many other companies (hundreds). In the past, that power hasn’t lasted. Amazon is betting it will be different.<p>Amazon today is a retailer, a logistics network, a book publisher, a movie …

Chronic back pain stem cell treatment could cut need for opioids

A stem cell treatment could finally bring relief to millions of people with chronic lower back pain. If it works, the injection could become a …

The Stem Cell Revolution

<i>By Manisha Samy, ARK analyst</i><p>Discovered nearly thirty years ago in 1988[1], stem cell technology has failed to transform the field of regenerative …

Restoring cabinet veneer may take more than elbow grease

By Jeanne Huber<p><i>Q: My kitchen cabinets have a veneer that has rotted from moisture in certain places. How can I restore the cabinet panels to their original finish?</i><p><b>Potomac</b><p><b>A:</b> If indeed it is a veneer issue — and there is some doubt about that among several professional cabinet refinishers who looked …

Most boomers infected with liver-damaging hepatitis C virus do not know it

Few Baby Boomers have been tested for the liver-damaging hepatitis C virus, despite recommendations that all members of that generation have the blood test at least once, new research suggests.<p>The share of boomers who had the test barely budged in the two years after health authorities first …

Stem Cell Therapy

They’re harvested and then injected into an injured area.<p><b>What is it?</b> Stem cells are immature cells that have the ability to grow into many different types of cells. In sports medicine, stem cells are harvested and then injected into an injured area, says Jonathan Finnoff, D.O., professor of …

Make Your Own Linseed Oil & Wax Finish

A finish made from linseed oil and beeswax is an easy-to-apply, tactile finish that I like for turnings, vernacular chairs and other objects that …

Woodworking

Organoids - the future of medical research

Most of the research behind new medical advances is carried out using either animal tissues or cancer cells. Both tools have their problems: results …

A.J. Foyt planning to undergo stem cell therapy

Feb 15,2017<p>Auto racing legend A.J. Foyt is hoping to find the fountain of youth for a body that has taken quite a beating over the years. And like a handful of athletes before him, it’s a journey that will take him outside the United States.<p>Foyt, 82, told IndyCar.com Saturday during a Verizon …

Republicans Offer an Early Glimpse of Our Post-Obamacare World

You're gonna be so free, you're gonna get sick of it.<p>I didn't watch Sean Spicer's press briefing on Monday because Sean Spicer is a bloviating public stooge who will say anything for a buck. Meanwhile, while we all wonder when every member of the executive branch is going to simply burst into …

The Author Of ‘The Case Against Sugar’ Unpacks His Hatred For The Sweet Stuff

Gary Taubes has studied nutrition for 28 years and he’s come to one conclusion: If you want to get thin and stay healthy, then you need to cut out carbs and sugar from your diet. Completely.<p>He’s written a new book on the subject called, The Case Against Sugar — in which he asserts that diabetes and …

This bin that looks like Donald Trump has sparked a glorious Photoshop battle

LONDON — Obviously there are times when the internet can be a harsh, unforgiving place, but there are also times when it's the perfect platform for …

This new design allows you to pitch your tent ON TOP of your car roof

A company has introduced a new innovative tent design that sits on top of vehicle roofs, allowing for a unique camping experience for families.<p>Founded by Soon Park following a trip from Boston to Los Angeles that was inspired by the freewheeling pros of Jack Kerouac’s <i>On The Road,</i> the iKamper …