Lenovo offers its 4.6-lb. Lenovo G40 Intel Haswell Dual Core i3 1.9GHz 14" LED-Backlit Laptop in Black, model no. 59427080, for $549. Coupon code "G4070801016" cuts the price to $399. With free shipping, that's $150 off list and the lowest total price we could find. Features include an Intel Haswell i3-4030U 1.9GHz dual-core processor, 14" 1366x768 LED-backlit LCD display, 4GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, 4-cell battery, and Windows 8.1 64-bit. Deal ends October 21.
The new federal income tax law is not as hard on tax-sheltered retirement plans as feared. But savers and investors should be aware of a couple of changes.