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Charitable Giving and Taxes

December 10, 2015

Charitable Giving and Taxes

Doing good is its own reward, but when you donate to certain causes, Uncle Sam smiles on you by allowing you to take a tax deduction. When you…

Cold, Calculated Savings: Items to Buy in Winter

December 23, 2014

Every December you are bombarded with suggestions for items to buy for the holidays. But what about items to buy AFTER the holidays? If you can wait a…

Thieves Don’t Take A Holiday

December 9, 2014

The holiday season is underway and more than ever, consumers will shop by mail, phone and the Internet. This means greater opportunities for thieves who hope that shoppers…

Teens and Money: Preparing for Futures Expenses

August 22, 2014

You may feel emotionally ready to move out on your own, but are you financially prepared? Living independently means much more than not having to be home by…