San Diego: True Surf Paradise for All Surf Enthusiasts

Calling all surfing enthusiasts: with year-round nearly perfect climate, 70 miles of glorious coastline and many celebrated surf spots, San Diego offers surf enthusiasts the true Southern California dream. As the Golden State waxes up its boards in recognition of “California Surfing Day” on Sept. 20, officially declared in 2018, [...]

By |2019-03-27T13:28:44-08:00March 28th, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on San Diego: True Surf Paradise for All Surf Enthusiasts

IRS Webinar: Understanding How to Do a ‘Paycheck Checkup’

If you need some help with filing your 2018 taxes the Internal Revenue Service will provide a free online, web-based information session in two languages on Thursday, March 28 to help people understand how to do a ‘Paycheck Checkup.’ Doing a Paycheck Checkup means checking tax withholding using the IRS Withholding [...]

By |2019-03-25T13:23:18-08:00March 26th, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on IRS Webinar: Understanding How to Do a ‘Paycheck Checkup’

Study Finds Top 10 Most Popular Cars Driven By Millennials

Wondering what kinds of cars Millenials are opting for these days? You might be surprised. A new study on the top 10 most popular cars driven by Millennials says those between the ages of 22 and 37 are buying cheaper cars than past generations. According to QuoteWizard it looked at [...]

By |2019-03-20T15:51:46-08:00March 21st, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Study Finds Top 10 Most Popular Cars Driven By Millennials

IRS: Failure to Report Offshore Funds Still a Crime

Hiding money or assets in unreported offshore accounts is still listed on the Internal Revenue Service’s “Dirty Dozen” list of tax scams for 2019, the agency said in a news release. Compiled annually, the “Dirty Dozen” lists a variety of common scams that taxpayers may encounter anytime, including offshore schemes. [...]

By |2019-03-18T14:02:43-08:00March 19th, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on IRS: Failure to Report Offshore Funds Still a Crime

Spring Cleaning Ideas for Apartment Dwellers

Even if you live in an apartment versus a home you should still think about spring cleaning. After spending the winter months inside you've most likely collected more "stuff," that needs to be given away or at least boxed up until you need it next year. Here are some ideas [...]

By |2019-03-13T19:51:36-08:00March 14th, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Spring Cleaning Ideas for Apartment Dwellers

IRS: Beware of Faux Forms 1099 When Filing

As taxpayers continue to work on their returns, the Internal Revenue Service is warning them to avoid schemes involving falsifying income, including the creation of faux Forms 1099. Con artists commonly use this trick, as well as related scams designed to get taxpayers to erroneously claim tax credits they aren’t [...]

By |2019-03-13T19:51:52-08:00March 12th, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on IRS: Beware of Faux Forms 1099 When Filing

27 States Unite and March Forth In Addressing Student Debt

Twenty-seven states are banding together to take on the student debt crisis through a national campaign that launched in early March. The aim of the campaign, led by the 529 College Savings Plans Network, is to limit college debt for new generations by helping families plan ahead for higher education costs. "More [...]

By |2019-03-06T12:02:53-08:00March 7th, 2019|Student Loans|Comments Off on 27 States Unite and March Forth In Addressing Student Debt

IRS Warns Taxpayers of Pervasive Phishing Schemes

Taxpayers be aware and be alert: Kicking off the annual “Dirty Dozen” list of tax scams, the Internal Revenue Service is warning taxpayers of the ongoing threat of Internet phishing scams that lead to tax-related fraud and identity theft. The IRS warns taxpayers, businesses and tax professionals to be alert [...]

By |2019-03-04T10:34:21-08:00March 5th, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on IRS Warns Taxpayers of Pervasive Phishing Schemes