21 03, 2019

Study Finds Top 10 Most Popular Cars Driven By Millennials

By |2019-03-20T15:51:46-08:00March 21st, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on 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 [...]

19 03, 2019

IRS: Failure to Report Offshore Funds Still a Crime

By |2019-03-18T14:02:43-08:00March 19th, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on 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. [...]

14 03, 2019

Spring Cleaning Ideas for Apartment Dwellers

By |2019-03-13T19:51:36-08:00March 14th, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on 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 [...]

12 03, 2019

IRS: Beware of Faux Forms 1099 When Filing

By |2019-03-13T19:51:52-08:00March 12th, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on 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 [...]

7 03, 2019

27 States Unite and March Forth In Addressing Student Debt

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

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 [...]

5 03, 2019

IRS Warns Taxpayers of Pervasive Phishing Schemes

By |2019-03-04T10:34:21-08:00March 5th, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on 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 [...]

28 02, 2019

Where Are the Hardest-Working Cities in America?

By |2019-02-27T11:13:29-08:00February 28th, 2019|Real Estate|Comments Off on Where Are the Hardest-Working Cities in America?

Do you have a 9 to 5 job or do you work the night-shift? Regardless of the hours you work or where you work, a new study reports Americans are definitely hardworking people. And with March 1 being Employee Appreciation Day and Americans outworking many of their foreign peers by [...]

26 02, 2019

What to Expect If You’re Owed a Tax Refund

By |2019-02-25T10:43:26-08:00February 26th, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on What to Expect If You’re Owed a Tax Refund

If you are expecting a tax refund there are a few pointers you should know. Firstly, the IRS issues more than nine out of 10 refunds in less than 21 days. However, it’s possible your tax return may require additional review and take longer. You may check the status with [...]

21 02, 2019

Workplace: Sexual Harassment, Underpaying Minority Employees Not Tolerated

By |2019-02-20T11:50:30-08:00February 21st, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Workplace: Sexual Harassment, Underpaying Minority Employees Not Tolerated

When it comes to the workplace employees are the least tolerant of unethical company behavior that directly impacts themselves or their immediate community, such as failing to act against sexual harassment or underpaying minority employees. And employees are more tolerant of broader political and economic company misbehavior, such as using [...]

19 02, 2019

Avoid the Rush: Get a Tax Transcript Online From the IRS

By |2019-02-17T11:31:36-08:00February 19th, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on Avoid the Rush: Get a Tax Transcript Online From the IRS

No need to panic when filing taxes this year. The Internal Revenue Service said taxpayers who need their prior-year tax records to either complete their 2018 tax return or to validate their income can use Get Transcript Online or Get Transcript by Mail. Taxpayers often call or visit the IRS [...]