What the public




Investors' Knowledge—
or Lack of It

A survey of 800 401(k) participants gave some insights into the general level of investment knowledge and participants' practices. Financial planners should note the poll revealed that plan participants are becoming more comfortable with equities but don't know how to use fixed-income investments to balance risk.


SPONSORED REPORT

Keeping client information safe in an age of scams and security threats

A look at the Dirty Dozen tax scams and ways to protect taxpayer information.

TECHNOLOGY Q&A

How to create maps in Excel 2016

Microsoft Excel 2016 has two new mapping capabilities. J. Carlton Collins, CPA, demonstrates how to make masterful 2D and 3D maps in Excel 2016.

QUIZ

News quiz: IRS enforcement, a hot job, and audit value

The IRS’s 2016 Data Book, a “hot job” of particular interest at this time of year, and insight into how executive and audit committees view the insights from financial statement audits received attention recently. See how much you know with this short quiz.