finance

Your money, your taxes

Long-term financial goals

As the year draws to a close, many people pause to evaluate what they have achieved financially in the past 12 months — and look to where they are relative to their long-term financial goals.

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Planning for your financial future

Planning for your financial future can seem daunting. Regulations change, investments carry varying amounts of risk, and short-term and long-term needs are unpredictable. That’s why it’s important for individuals and business owners to find professionals within the banking and insurance industries who can help map out a strategy for saving, investing and meeting your financial goals while minimizing your exposure to risk.

Judge agrees to pause campaign finance lawsuit

Judge issues order Thursday

A federal judge has agreed to temporarily put on hold a lawsuit challenging Wisconsin's campaign coordination law and how it applies in cases involving political speech.

Financial literacy grants available for schools

State providing grants to school districts for personal finance eduction

The state is offering grant money to school districts to incorporate personal finance education into their curricula.

Financial literacy grants available for schools

State providing grants to school districts for personal finance eduction

The state is offering grant money to school districts to incorporate personal finance education into their curricula.

Financial literacy grants available for schools

State providing grants to school districts for personal finance eduction

The state is offering grant money to school districts to incorporate personal finance education into their curricula.

Financial literacy grants available for schools

State providing grants to school districts for personal finance eduction

The state is offering grant money to school districts to incorporate personal finance education into their curricula.

Financial literacy grants available for schools

State providing grants to school districts for personal finance eduction

The state is offering grant money to school districts to incorporate personal finance education into their curricula.

Financial literacy grants available for schools

State providing grants to school districts for personal finance eduction

The state is offering grant money to school districts to incorporate personal finance education into their curricula.

Republicans pass budget in Joint Finance Committee

Republicans reach agreement on tax cuts, vouchers

The state budget is on its way to the state Assembly for debate, after the Legislature's Joint Finance Committee approved the plan on Wednesday morning after an all-night session.

Walker's GPS monitoring plan eliminated

Finance committee sets up grant program for counties instead

The Legislature's finance committee has erased a plan in Republican Governor Scott Walker's budget that would allow judges across the state to order GPS monitoring for people under restraining orders.

Lawmakers to consider rent-to-own budget plan

Plan would exempt businesses from consumer protection laws

The Legislature's finance committee is set to decide whether to exempt rent-to-own stores from Wisconsin's consumer protection laws.

Supreme Court candidates to report spending

Reports due Monday

Candidates for Wisconsin Supreme Court and state superintendent of schools are required to file their latest campaign spending reports showing activity through Feb. 4.