Thousands of California homeowners can cut their property tax bill. Here’s how

With property tax bills as high as they are in Southern California, you’d think that homeowners would sign up for every break they could get. You would be wrong. Since 1974, the state of California has offered to reduce the assessed value of any owner-occupied home by $7,000. That, in turn, reduces the home’s annual … Read more

Warren pushes Fed Chair Powell to cut rates, ease housing pressure

Senator Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from Massachusetts, left, speaks with Jerome Powell, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, during a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021. Kevin Dietsch | Bloomberg | Getty Images Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and three other Democratic lawmakers are pushing … Read more

How to strategically cut the financial cord with adult children

Breadcrumb Trail Links Personal Finance Family Finance Ida Khajadourian: Financial support should not come at the expense of a child’s path to financial independence Published Jan 27, 2024  •  Last updated 7 hours ago  •  3 minute read In a survey, 91 per cent of Canadian respondents said they extend financial support to their adult children. … Read more