The end of tax season is the perfect time to think about building your nest… Full story
Ah, the joys of being self-employed, going to work in your home office in your pajamas, with nary a boss or employee to deal with. Some self-employeds fit that image, while other small business owners have formal offices and employees and infrastructure. But whichever business model is yours, TurboTax can help you file your taxes. Here are seven tax tips to help you cope as the tax deadline approaches. Full story
Were you a beneficiary of mortgage debt relief this year? Debt that was reduced through restructuring and forgiveness may qualify for relief. We’ll discuss the rules so you can figure out if that amount is tax free. Full story
As we get more comfortable with our finances we’re looking for ways to improve our system and that includes our retirement plans. Here are five tips to help you estimate how much you need to save for retirement.
When planning for retirement, you need to know what your contribution limits are. And wouldn’t you know it, the maximum contribution limits for 2013 have increased. Knowing about yearly contribution limits helps you develop a retirement savings plan and helps you also make some smart end of year tax moves to save money on your taxes. Full story
There is good news for the savvy shoppers. There are plenty of opportunities out there to save big money on the things you need or already buy anyway.
As the summer nears it’s end and kids start running off to school, you’re probably thinking that time is going to be at a premium. End of summer means the end of a casual lifestyle, even if you’re still working, when bosses are on vacation and employees are more relaxed. It’s also a perfect time to put a little extra work in this Labor Day to make sure you don’t have to labor nearly as hard. Full story
With summer here in the States, many students are using their free time in a variety of ways. If your teen has a job you have a chance to help them get a head start on building their net worth. Full story
Everyone can improve their finances if they take it seriously and do the right things. One thing that helps you to stay on track is to sit down and give yourself a financial check-up every six months. After conducting your semi-annual review, here are five common things you can do to begin putting your finances back on the right track. Full story
One of the best ways to improve your situation is to get a side gig. A new side job can help you boost your income and increase your financial stability. If you’re thinking about a side gig, now’s the time to start preparing – not next April!