Tag: personal finance

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4 Ways to File Your Taxes

Filing your tax return can be complicated and stressful, but you don’t necessarily have to endure the experience without help. In this post, we’ll discuss 4 of the most common ways you can file your taxes and avoid a hassle...

/ March 6, 2018
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4 Common Myths About Filing Personal Taxes

In this post, we demystify the tax process by exposing four common myths to filing personal taxes including what is a filing extension, how audits are triggered, who files taxes, and what income you need to report.

/ February 8, 2018
How to Use Envelope Budgeting

How to Use Envelope Budgeting

Is your household budget suffering because it's too incredibly easy to buy things today? Envelope budgeting is one way to take control of your personal finances.

/ May 16, 2017
4 Ways to Reduce Your Mortgage Costs

4 Ways to Reduce Your Mortgage Costs

Even with a substantial down payment, taking on mortgage debt in the hundreds of thousands of dollars isn’t a decision that should be made lightly. Our friends at RateHub explain how to reduce your mortgage costs.

/ April 12, 2017
7 Things to Do With Your Tax Refund

7 Things to Do With Your Tax Refund [Infographic]

Receiving an income tax refund generally means that too much was withheld from your paycheck throughout the year. But if you prefer getting that yearly “bonus” to adjusting your tax forms, we have a few suggestions for how the money...

/ March 1, 2017
How to Create a Personal Asset Inventory

How to Create a Personal Asset Inventory

Using your smartphone or tablet and a dedicated app, you can create a personal home inventory that documents your possessions and saves your information in the cloud for easy retrieval.

/ February 7, 2017