Taxes

May 19, 2015

Time to Declutter Your Finances

Marie Kondo’s best-selling book about de-cluttering, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, has prompted people around the world to shed their stuff. The Japanese organizer’s precepts have […]
May 13, 2015

Are You Living Beyond Your Means?

Living beyond your means is pretty easy to do these days, especially since we live in a time when buying on credit has become the norm. […]
May 5, 2015

Homeownership Rate Falls To Lowest Since 1993

The U.S. homeownership rate fell to the lowest level in more than two decades, extending a multi-year decline as rising prices and stagnant wages keep young […]
May 1, 2015

Number of Seriously Underwater Homes Rises

The share of seriously underwater homeowners increased 0.4 percentage points from fourth quarter 2014, and while it is only a slight increase, it marks the first […]
April 23, 2015

A Good Spring Cleaning … For Your Finances

Spring is here and summer is approaching – it’s not only a great time to spruce up your home and organize your closets, but it’s also […]
April 20, 2015

Warning Signs of Impending Financial Trouble

Have you ever gone into debt just to cover fixed monthly expenses?  Do you dread opening up your credit card bills each month?  These are both […]
April 16, 2015

Tax Documents: Save or Shred?

Tax Day is here and gone.  Now is the perfect time to get a head start on your spring cleaning and begin the fun task of […]
April 15, 2015

Tax Day: 5 Things You Should Know

Today is April 15th – so what does that mean?  If you guessed Titanic Remembrance Day, National Library Workers Day, National Rubber Eraser Day, and National […]
April 14, 2015

3 Tax Tips to Avoid a Date with the IRS

Have you heard?  Tomorrow is tax day! So wrap up those odds and ends, dot your I’s and cross your T’s, and always double-check.  Most of […]