Albert E. Bergen, CPA

Personal Finance

Reminder: FAFSA filing season has changed.

Just a quick reminder: The filing period for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is ongoing and started October 1. This a big change from what most of us remember from our college days.  Back then, the FAFSA would be completed early in the calendar year with information from the preceding year’s tax…
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Mainers Overpay for Electricity

Check your power bill. If you signed up with one of the alternative power suppliers, you’re probably paying significantly more for power than you would be under the standard offer.  When Maine “deregulated” the electric supply portion our power bills, it was supposed to lead to lower costs.  Today, the standard offer is the lowest…
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