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While learning budgeting skills is not likely to be a high priority for most teenagers, teaching money management skills is as essential to raising kids as reminding them to brush their teeth and eat their vegetables. If the financial crisis taught us anything, it should […]Read more
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Every year, tens of billions of dollars worth of unclaimed tax refunds and other financial assets languish in government coffers.
In addition to unclaimed tax refunds, state governments are holding onto nearly $42 billion worth of unclaimed property (uncashed paychecks, insurance payouts, unused […]
Most people think of tax shelters as being complicated, expensive strategies that only the wealthiest taxpayers use in order to cut their tax bills to Uncle Sam. But what many investors don’t know is that a very simple and easy-to-understand investment—U.S. savings bonds […]Read more
With tax season winding down, most people have already had their appointments with their tax preparers. It’s time to reflect on that experience and decide if you need to find new help for next year. Not all signs of a bad tax preparer are obvious, so don […]Read more