If you went without health insurance during 2014, you’re now facing a modest financial penalty of $95 or 1% of your income. Next year, that penalty will increase. All of this is news to some uninsured people. That’s why, as predicted, the federal government and some state exchanges are creating an extra open enrollment period to help these people out. Read More >
In an op-ed in USA Today, headlined “Electric car benefits? Just myths“, author of The Skeptical Environmentalist, Bjørn Lomborg, calls for people to “stop our green worship of the electric car,” arguing that EVs end up costing society a lot of money while doing little to cut emissions of carbon dioxide. Even more provocatively, Lomborg claims that because EVs are, for the most part, ultimately powered by coal fired electrical generating plants, the pollution associated with cars that run on electrons will end up killing almost twice as many people as that created by gasoline powered vehicles. Read More >
Millions of Americans will owe the IRS anywhere from a few dollars to many thousands of dollars when they file their income tax returns, and not all of them have funds available to pay what they owe. The simple answer might be to just put that bill on your credit card, but you could end up paying a lot more than you expect. Read More >
Does Kirby's Wii U debut make good use of the GamePad?
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Shoppers fill the central fish market ahead of the Christian Orthodox lent fast, in Athens, on Friday. Read More >
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The Hellenic Tourism now facing new ongoing challenges. Domestically, it has to redeploy its way of thinking and acting. In the international field, it needs to open new paths, whose key point needs to be the gradual and normalized dissociation from the big monopolies and their preconceptions.
More than half of all taxpayers hand over personal information and documents to a professional to file their return, according to the Internal Revenue Service. If you’re one of those taxpayers, it’s important to chose your preparer wisely. “Anybody can claim they’re a tax p… Read More >