Monthly Archives: October 2013

Nonprofit Fraud – 3-Part Series

Back by popular demand! Join us and learn about fraud prevention and detection within nonprofits during our free, three-part series: Nonprofit Fraud: What You Need to Know. Learn about common fraud schemes perpetrated on nonprofits – and how to prevent them!

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September Unemployment Report Showed Weakening Hiring Rate

Financial News for the Week Ending October 26th US Stocks hit new record highs to end the week on positive earnings reports.  The S&P 500 rose 0.9% and the Dow gained 1.1% for the week.  Japan sank 3.3% on a … Continue reading

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Earnings Season in Full Swing, Some Reports Disappointing

Financial News for the Week Ending October 19th U.S. stocks ended the week at a new all time high driven by positive earnings numbers and a last minute deal to reopen the government and raise the debt ceiling.  The S&P … Continue reading

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U.S. Stocks Rebounded Over the Week

Financial News for the Week Ending October 12th U.S. stocks rebounded over the week on the prospect of a deal to avert a default and reopen the government. The S&P 500 gained 0.8% and the Dow rose 1.1% for the … Continue reading

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Five areas at risk for IRS nonprofit scrutiny

IRS scrutiny of nonprofits – five risk areas you didn’t know you had Reposted from the GuideStar Blog with guest blogger Aaron Fox, Senior Tax Manager at Raffa. The IRS Exempt Organization division is looking at ways to further crack down on … Continue reading

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Twitter Announced $1 Billion IPO

Financial News for the Week Ending October 5th U.S. markets ended the first week of October down slightly on the ongoing government shutdown. However, the response has been muted as it was anticipated. The Dow was down 1.2%, and the … Continue reading

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