Posts Tagged ‘Taxes’

  When you’re planning a trip, lodging can easily be one of the costliest aspects to budget for, especially if you’re opting for a luxury resort and/or you’re planning an extended stay. And when it comes to lodging, there are often other fees you’ll be required to pay, whether when you’re making your reservation or […]

  When you’re planning a trip, lodging can easily be one of the costliest aspects to budget for, especially if you’re opting for a luxury resort and/or you’re planning an extended stay. And when it comes to lodging, there are often other fees you’ll be required to pay, whether when you’re making your reservation or […]

  Whether you telecommute full-time or part-time, or you run your own business from home, you’re likely familiar with some of the costs associated with operating out of a home office. Depending on the line of work you’re in, these costs can be somewhat frustrating—after all, you’re working to make money, not to spend it. […]

There’s no denying that moving can be expensive, especially if you’re relocating hundreds (or thousands) of miles away. But many people are surprised at all of the other expenses that tend to pop up during the process. By knowing about some of these expenses ahead of time, you can budget accordingly and won’t be taken […]

Once you become a parent, your budgeting, spending habits, and entire financial situation will usually change. It doesn’t matter if you have a newborn baby or if your child is all grown up and just went off to college—you’ll always want to do what’s best for them. But there are some financial moves that can […]

There are so many great things about becoming a homeowner, but have you also considered the tax benefits? Whether you already own your home, or you’re just in the beginning stages of the house hunting process, you may be eligible to deduct the following when tax season rolls around: Interest If you’re taking out a […]

Paying off your mortgage early and being done with those payments seems like a great plan—after all, who wouldn’t want to own their home free and clear? But before you decide to make such a huge decision, consider both the pros and cons of paying off your mortgage early: Advantages Save on interest One of […]

Finding clothes that are both stylish and affordable can be difficult sometimes, especially if money is tight. But even if you’re on a budget, you can find great looking clothes at low prices by being a savvy shopper. The next time you need to buy clothing, try the following: The mall Unless you’re visiting an […]

  If you’re trying to keep clutter around your home at an absolute minimum, you’re less likely to hang on to receipts for very long. But before you toss out all those receipts during your spring cleaning, consider keeping some (or all) of them. The following are some ways that keeping receipts can help your […]

Are you getting a tax refund this year? It can be tempting to spend it all on a lavish shopping spree or luxurious vacation, but it may not be the best decision if you have other financial responsibilities hanging over your head. The following are some ways you may want to consider putting your tax […]