How To

Spring Cleaning: How to Turn Junk into Cash [Video]

A few years ago I bought a pair of designer pumps…just because. It was an impulse purchase I made while very pregnant. Since shoes were the only articles of clothing that still fit in my original size, I decided they were worth the splurge. I wanted to make myself feel better. (We all make mistakes.) ... Read more

Tax Tips

Should I Itemize Tax Deductions on My Taxes?

When it comes to tax deductions on your tax return, you have two options. The first option is to take the standard tax deduction, which will be based on your tax filing status. For the 2016 tax year, the standard tax deduction starts at $6,300 for single filers and $12,600 for married filing jointly filers. ... Read more

Tax Tips

Using Your 401k to Reduce Taxable Income

As you file your taxes, you’re probably thinking about ways to reduce your taxable income. Did you know that there are a lot of strategies you can use with your retirement funds, like your IRA and 401(k), to reduce your taxable income? Save for the future and save in taxes today – that’s a win-win ... Read more