There is no magic to making money by investing. It requires discipline, determination, perseverance, and hard work. In deciding what investments are suitable for you, you must first understand the nine basic rules of investing.

Since you are already gathering information to prepare your tax return, tax filing time is an ideal time to review your financial affairs too.

If you receive a notice from the IRS that your return falls under review, take it seriously. Here’s what may have triggered your audit or review.

The IRS recently issued the finalized tax brackets for the 2019 tax season, after adjusting rates to account for inflation.