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Category: Work & Life

Getting By in Uncertain Times: Freeing Up Money From Services

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There are so many things we have no control over.  Case in point: unpaid and furloughed federal workers are coming up on missing a second paycheck disbursement.  For most, household bills come due monthly.  When… Read More

Getting By in Uncertain Times – It’s a Family Thing

It’s a Family Thing From as early of an age as four or five years old, children can be taught they are part of a team and the family team has to modify some behaviors… Read More

Sending Money Overseas

Sending Money Overseas A money transfer or sending money overseas is the same thing as wiring money; the terms are used interchangeably.  These terms are most commonly used to refer to sending money to friends… Read More

Romance Scams: Exploring the Creepy Cupids Trolling the Internet

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Romance Scams Valentine’s Day is intended for matters of the romantic heart rather than heartache over being financially duped, but such is not always the case.  The FBI reports that in 2017 alone, well-intended and/or… Read More

The Earned Income Tax Credit

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For 2018, individuals and families have a shot of a tax credit ranging from $519 – $6,431. The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) was established to offset the burden of Social Security taxes by reducing… Read More