If you experience a theft you should contact all three to stop any further use of your good name for new credit.
Educational Savings Plan
This is a very good site for information about state 529 plans and the latest trends and thinking for saving for college educations.
These sites can be helpful to those who want to do some of their own research. They can also be overwhelming in terms of information and of course those annoying pop-up ads. However, for current financial news, using these or other financial sites, can keep you up-to-date and focused on your special interests.
The leading software provider for both business and home use is Intuit, with its base of software products, Quickbooks and Quicken.
When you must contact these organizations:
California Franchise Tax Board
California State Board of Equalization
Internal Revenue Service
2010 Tax Reference Sheet
Employee Benefits Information
Health Insurance providers. Medical (Dental and Vision also provided by most medical carriers)
- www.bluecrossca.com (California)
- www.anthem.com (go to site and select state)
- www.bcbstx.com (Texas)
- www.deltadental.org (vision coverage also)
Group Life/AD&D, Disability, and Long Term Care
Other Useful Sites