Bette Hochberger, CPA pursued a career in accounting after spending many hours running the books of her husbands technology start-up in Boston. She holds a Bachelors degree in Materials Science and Music at MIT, a Masters degree in Accounting from Nova Southeastern University, and a CPA license in Florida. She currently lives near sunny Fort Lauderdale with her husband and three young, hypno-birthed children. She tweets @BetteHochberger.
As part of our month-long series dedicated to Women, Work & Money, CPA Bette Hochberger offers her advice about paying nannies on vs. off the books.
We all know that the cost of childcare is…high. After considering how much we will be paying for a nanny or housekeeper, who wants to think about taxes we need to pay in addition to that amount? Wouldn't it be easier to just pay your help under the table? It is very tempting to avoid these so-called "nanny taxes," but here's why you… >> Read More
To kick off our month of Women, Work & Money, here's some great advice from CPA Bette Hochberger about starting a college savings plan for your kids.
Dreams of your little one becoming a…doctor or lawyer one day might be dashed when you look at the high price of college and graduate school tuition. There are a number of programs that let you start saving for college. Here I am going to discuss the popular 529 college savings plan. The 529 savings plan is a great way to… >> Read More