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5 Once-In-A-Lifetime Experiences You Could Offer To Your Children

Being a kid is great. Kids are excited by the endless possibilities of life. They’re always looking for opportunities to explore, learn, and grow.

Tax Tips

Tax Tips for the Year Ahead

Tax season means looking back, specifically at the calendar year just ended. That makes sense as you have only until April 15 to get your taxes in order, prepared and sent off to the IRS and to your state’s taxing authority.

Consumer Tips

How to Kill Zombie Debt

Some debt never seems to die. Or at least no one has “told” that debt that it is long dead. From the tales of the undead comes zombie debt, what represents very old and uncollected debt that companies may have given up on collecting.

Consumer Tips

What You Need to Know About Debt Collector Tactics

If you owe a debt and have fallen behind on your payments, you may find that a debt collector has been enlisted in a bid to collect what is owed. Your creditor may turn to a collector if its own efforts have failed, a common practice with unsecured debt such as credit card accounts and other consumer accounts.

Tax Tips

Federal Income Taxes and Your Payment Options

It is a given that you’ll have enough money on hand to pay your income taxes, right? Try telling that to struggling freelancers and small business operators who find themselves pinched when quarterly taxes are due or when the year-end taxes are filed.

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How to Extend the Life of Your Vehicle

A new car smell is almost irresistible, but that desire can be quenched if your finances are tight. It is better to buy a new car when you can afford one and extend the life of your current car by a few more years if possible.

Consumer Tips

7 Tips for Reducing Credit Card Debt This Year

More than five years have passed since the economy tanked and credit is once again easy to get and just as easy to abuse. What is not so easy is getting out of debt, especially for consumers with restricted income and the attendant limited options.