Back to Basics

Sometimes, if you want to get ahead financially, you have to get back to the basics.  When handled correctly, money basics provide a foundation for financial success.  But it only works when you continually put them into practice.  That’s why it is worth your time to remind yourself of the fundamentals and to assess whether […] Read More

Choosing the Right Tax Representative

The IRS recently provided a special tax tip: “Who Can Represent You Before the IRS?”  The tip shared new rules and important information about who is authorized to help you not only with your tax return but with more challenging tax issues like audits, collection problems, or appeals.  Here’s the gist of what you need […] Read More

These 3 Expenses Can Make You Rich

It seems counterintuitive, but there really are several “expenses” that will make you rich if you commit to putting them in your budget and making a habit of paying them monthly.  So what’s the big secret?  Check it out…. 1.  Paying for a Savings Cushion:  We’re not talking the fluffy kind that sits on your […] Read More