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4 Tips to Make Filing Your Taxes Easier

Want to make taxes this year go smoother? Learn four easy ways on how to set up and review your finances to have some big money wins this year! This week on the podcast we talked about getting ready and maybe just a bit excited for tax season. Naturally, most people don’t jump for joy […]

Big Tax Refunds: A Win or Fail?

Tax season is here and for many families that means receiving a tax refund. Did you know that last year the average tax refund was $2895? That’s a nice chunk of change that you can use to pay down debts, build up savings, or invest with some leftover to have a small splurge. But is having […]

Maximizing Your Tax Breaks

Tax season is here. How prepared are you? Today we’ll go over how to maximize your tax breaks, make filing easier and less stressful!  How to Make Taxes Less Stressful Between the paperwork you need to track, tax terms that are dry, and the eye-opening nature of going through your finances for the year, taxes […]

Tax Tips for Busy Couples

Tax season is here and with it the stress of getting your taxes done right. We’ll look at some ways you can simplify, organize, and maximize your tax deductions and credits this year and set yourselves up for big wins next! Tax Tips for Making Filing Easier Now before we jump into this episode I […]

Tax 101 Tip: Why Your Filing Status Matters

Are you ready for taxes?! Alright, I admit, taxes aren’t the most exciting thing to do on the weekend, but knocking them out quickly means that one huge to do item off our list. We started getting notifications from some of our financial institutions that some tax documents are ready. I opened a folder to […]

How to Get a Bigger Tax Refund

Tax season which means you’ll be seeing a lot of commercials about getting the biggest tax refunds. While taxes can be complicated, the method of getting a larger tax refund is fairly straightforward. If you want to maximize your refund, then you need to make sure you’re claiming all the deductions and the credits you’re […]

TurboTax Online Review (and Giveaway)

With tax season upon a us, I wanted to go ahead and share how we take care of our own. We’ve been using TurboTax to handle our family’s tax needs for the last couple of years and we’ve been very happy with them. When we started our taxes this year, I noticed that there have […]

How We Did on Our Taxes in 2011

Happy to have knocked out a big task – we filed out taxes! It’s one of those items on our to-do list that we weren’t exactly excited about, but we’re relieved that it’s done. We used TurboTax again since it’s made filing a lot less stressful and more organized for us. Going through it section […]