Category: Money Management

A Parent’s Guide to Setting a Successful Budget for a College Student

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 You are getting ready to send your child off to college. Before you start helping them pack their belongings, there is one thing you need to do. You need to help them create a budget. You need to teach them how to manage their money so they can learn the tools they’ll use long after … Read More about A Parent’s Guide to Setting a Successful Budget for a College Student

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5 Tax Deductions for Self-Employed Freelancers & Small Business Owners

There are lots of expenses associated with the start-up and day-to-day operations of a business. Fortunately, many of these expenses are deductible, lowering the owner’s income tax and self-employment tax. Here are five deductions that can benefit small-business owners and self-employed taxpayers.

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HOW TO SPLURGE THS HOLIDAY (WITHOUT BLOWING YOUR BUDGET)

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Several years ago, 2010 to be exact, my husband and I made our final payment on our debt. We were officially debt free!! It felt amazing. We had done it through a lot of hard work and sacrifice.  We had done all we could to save so we could throw loads of money at our … Read More about HOW TO SPLURGE THS HOLIDAY (WITHOUT BLOWING YOUR BUDGET)

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Mint Money Audit 6-Month Check-In: How Did Michelle Allocate Her Windfall?

In March I offered some financial advice to Michelle, a Mint user who was struggling with debt, a lack of retirement savings and a bit of family financial drama amongst her siblings. Michelle was anticipating a cash bonus from her…

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When Is It Worth it To Hire an Accountant To Do Your Taxes?

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When tax season rolls around, it’s easy to entertain the idea of hiring someone to do your tax return for you. Rather than spending a frustrating afternoon filling out forms and trying to wrap your head around complex tax terminology, how nice would it be to hire an accountant this tax season and call it … Read More about When Is It Worth it To Hire an Accountant To Do Your Taxes?

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5 Ways to Look for a New Job

This post can be found en Español here. The current coronavirus pandemic has caused a large upheaval across many different areas. In addition to the changes COVID-19 has made in the areas of health and safety (masks, social distancing and…

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How to Plan a Vacation as a Family

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Summer means many things. School is out; the kids get to splash in the pool and go to summer camp. It is also the time when most families take a vacation. Well, or they would like to. The reality is you may dream of a vacation where you can spend your days relaxing on a … Read More about How to Plan a Vacation as a Family

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