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Weekly Favorites: Paying Bills — You’re Doing it Wrong, plus more

TaxACT Weekly Favorites:  June 20, 2014 Drowning in Student Loan Debt via CNN Money I am my family’s first college graduate. The choices I had were: staying on in the housing projects where I grew up, or student loans. So I took the loans to improve my life. Since I graduated in December, I have […]

Weekly Favorites: Mortgage Deductions, Family Loans, Tax Rules on Early Retirement Plan Withdrawals

TaxACT’s Weekly Favorites: May 17, 2013 Where The Mortgage Deduction Really Pays via CNN Money The mortgage interest deduction is one of the most expensive tax breaks on the books, but its benefits are distributed unevenly across the country, according to a new report by the Pew Charitable Trusts. Continue reading… Family Loans: Does The IRS […]

Weekly Favorites: Online Sales Tax Closer, 8 Job Search Tax Deductions, 5 Tax Tips for Cinco de Mayo

Weekly Favorites: May 10, 2013 Online Sales Tax closer via Bankrate Collection of sales tax on all online purchases is halfway done. On May 6, the Senate passed the Marketplace Fairness Act, which would force online retailers nationwide to collect sales tax on purchases based on the rates in the buyer’s home city, county and […]

Weekly Favorites: Survive a Tax Audit, 8 Money Secrets for Moms, Tips for Those Who Owe Money to IRS

Weekly Favorites: April 26, 2013 How To Survive A Tax Audit via CNN Money Tax season has finally wrapped up, but audit season is just about to begin. The chances of being dealt an audit are low — about one in 100. But if you happen to be selected, you can take certain steps to make the […]

Weekly Favorites: How To Spend Tax Refund, How To Fix Personal Budget, Tax Moves To Make In April, Crazy Tax Deductions

Weekly Favorites: April 5, 2013 Investment Spending: How to Spend Tax Refunds and Unexpected Checks via Ellie Kay The biggest question most Americans have when they get their income tax refund is: where do I spend it? I believe that you can make a wise choice on how to use your tax refund that will […]