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In mid-March, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced an extended tax deadline for 2020 tax year filings. You may be wondering, why was the tax deadline extended? The answer will likely not come as a surprise. The IRS delayed the familiar April 15 fed tax deadline in part because of changes to the taxation of […]
There’s no other way around it, having a child is expensive. It’s a joyous expense but a hefty one all the same. From formula to diapers and the pressure to save for college, you need a sound financial plan and a whole lot of love when you become a parent. And, unless you work from […]
HELOC stands for a home equity line of credit, and it works much like a credit card with a credit limit based on the equity you’ve built up in your home and other information from your credit profile. A HELOC is secured by your home. A lender will approve you to borrow up to a […]
Commonly confused, both as words and concepts, saving and investing are not the same. There are similarities between the two, but let’s look closely at saving vs. investing to learn how each approach to putting money aside can help you today and in the future. What Is Saving? Saving is a term used for safely […]
If you’re one of the many Americans living paycheck to paycheck since COVID-19 struck, you likely haven’t thought much about saving for the future over the past 12 months. And you may be wondering how to live on a budget and save money at the same time. Believe it or not, there are many ways […]