How to Get Rid of Bank Overdraft Fees

by Rob
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The other day I was cruising my Facebook and my friend was pouting via a grumpy status about how he had dished out a bunch of cash on gas, an alternator, and college books, and is now facing a late fee from his bank.  I told him how to call his bank and get the […]

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Envelope Budgeting

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Sometimes we get so used to swiping our credit cards that we forget what it is like to spend actual money, and how much it suck to see real money leave your hand.  People try to cut down costs by budgeting, but a mindless excel spreadsheet isn’t always enough to get the point across.  For […]

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TurboTax Coupon Codes – Save 25% in 2014

by Rob
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TurboTax is one of the most popular ways to file your file your taxes.  It’s extremely easy to use and it ranks as one of the best in customer service for income tax software.  With tax professionals available via chat or phone, you can file confidently and get your maximum tax refund, guaranteed. I personally […]

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10 Best TurboTax Discount Codes and Coupons

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I have been using TurboTax to file my personal and business taxes for the last 8 years.  Every year I would search for discount codes and found a few, but always spent too much time trying to save a couple extra bucks.  Hopefully this list of discounts and coupons saves you time and money this […]

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Can I Claim Myself As a Dependent for My Taxes?

by Rob
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When you claim exemptions on your IRS form W-4, you are reducing the amount of taxable income that the IRS can take out of your paychecks.  Reduced taxable income means that you will have to pay fewer taxes. When you are going down the list for exemptions for taxes, you will see complexly worded questions […]

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Bowflex Max Trainer Reviews

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If you’re comparing workout equipment and want a cardio machine that gives you a solid workout in a short amount of time, take a look at the Bowflex Max Trainer. Most people are familiar with the standard elliptical and treadmill, but the Max Trainer tops both of these in terms of a cardio workout. Because […]

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Bowflex TreadClimber Reviews

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Before you buy another piece of workout equipment, you need to know about the newest line from Bowflex; the Bowflex TreadClimber. While most of their products sell themselves, I thought it’d still be valuable to write up this Bowflex TreadClimber review, especially if you’re looking to get in shape in the New Year. UPDATE: Bowflex […]

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What is the Price of Stamps in 2014?

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What is the price of a stamp? The price of US postage stamps are increasing in 2014. An increase of $0.03 from 2013 stamp prices will make the price of US postage stamps equal to $0.49. The increase in the price of postage stamps is proposed to take place January 26, 2014.  The increase of […]

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Tips for Scholarship Essays

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The last few months I have been applying to colleges and scholarships, and let’s just say it has been a learning process.  I have had some failures and some successes, but I did learn how to have better chances in success when it comes to things like scholarship essays.  Here are some tips that I […]

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High Interest Online Bank Accounts

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It seems that almost everything is offered to us online.  We can shop online in our pajamas, keep up with old friends via social networking, get car insurance, and even read my wonderful blog.  We trust the internet for so many things, yet many people are weary about choosing an online bank account.  Something about […]

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