Interesting Investing

February 24, 2015 | Posted by LCEF

There are many calculators out there to help you project your earnings in an interest bearing investment or account (like your Y.I. StewardAccount®), including those on LCEF’s website. But it’s a good idea to know how to make those calculations yourself. Simple Interest Dollar Amount x Interest Rate x Length of Time (in Years) = […]


Taxes – Do I Have To File A Tax Return?...

| Posted by LCEF

As a young person, you likely are not earning enough to be required to file a tax return. In the 2013 tax year, the standard deduction for people not married was $6,100. Since you are a dependent, you are not expected to file a return if you earn up to that amount. When you start […]