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February 25, 2014

Credit Card Debt Near Historic Lows

The credit card delinquency rate (90 days or more delinquent) dropped on a yearly basis from 1.61% in Q4 2012 to 1.48% in Q4 2013. In […]
February 24, 2014

Time is Ticking … 50 Days 'Til Tax Day!

You’ve worked hard all day, and you can’t wait to enjoy a nice dinner at home with your family. Maybe you’ll even take a quick jog […]
February 20, 2014

How Does Tax Software Stack Up?

In case you haven’t heard, tax season is here!  While some of us joyfully hand our tax files over to an accountant, many of us prefer […]
February 19, 2014

10 IRS Audit Red Flags

Do you ever wonder how the IRS chooses which taxpayers it wants to audit? While the IRS audits only about 1% of all individual tax returns […]
February 18, 2014

Student Savvy: How to Save Money in College

Most students are going to have loans to pay off when they graduate college. Saving money may be hard for college students, but if they change […]
February 17, 2014

How Well Do You Know Your Presidents?

It’s Presidents Day and while many of us will be taking the opportunity to enjoy 30% off bath towels and other linens, it’s important that we […]
February 14, 2014

Valentine's Day 2014: By the Numbers

Love might not cost you a penny, but Americans shell out billions of dollars each year on Valentine’s Day, according to the US Census Bureau. Take […]
February 13, 2014

Let's Stay Together: Retirment-Age Women Most Loyal

Will your spouse remain faithful?  A recent Russell Investments survey found that 78% of Gen X and 93% of “Silent Generation” women said they would stay […]
February 12, 2014

What to Buy in February

As you consider what to buy in February, remember that winter is halfway over and retailers want to get rid of seasonal merchandise. Also, stores usually […]