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Maximize your tax refund

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
For many of us, a windfall in the form of a tax refund is coming our way. According to the IRS, the average refund in 2017 was $2,895–that’s enough more

Five ways not to save

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Cutting down on unnecessary costs is something virtually everyone can and should do. More meals at home. Less impulse purchases. There are many easy and executable things we can more

Ready to buy your first home? Keep these unanticipated costs in mind!

Friday, March 16, 2018
For many of us, buying our first home is the culmination of a lifelong dream. It’s an exciting time­–but it can also be stressful, with unexpected problems and costs more

How to lessen the stress and uncertainty of irregular income

Thursday, February 08, 2018
With the emergence of companies like Uber and Wag, more and more people are supplementing (or replacing) their traditional revenue streams with freelance, contract or seasonal work. In fact, a more