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Video: Field Trip For Dough To Blow

I make hundreds a year doing this. It's an EASY way to maximize my 5% cash back cards for extra tax-free cash! It's also a...

101 Yanks Carry Over $1 Million in Student Debt

Did you like how I wrote “Yanks”? Wasn’t Meghan Markle beautiful? I digress. Recently, the Wall Street Journal ran the story: Mike Meru Has $1...

Californians: A Shortcut to ANOTHER Year of Southwest Companion Pass

Last fall, Southwest had an awesome offer for Californians. Get a card, make one purchase and get a Companion Pass for a year. If...

Here’s A Smart Way To Pay Your Taxes

Tax Day is Tuesday, April 17th this year.  Some will get refunded a portion of the free loan they gave the government.  Others will be...

$300 in 38 minutes

It used to be when you opened a bank account, you’d get a pen and pencil set or a toaster. MAYBE. Nowadays, banks give...

Make $500-$750 Tax-Free Paying Your Property Tax

Twice a year I have to pay property tax. Twice a year I make $500-$750 tax-free paying that tax. You can too! First of all,...

Missing Money Follow-Up!

Here's a li'l follow-up to my post My $8,394 Missing Money Bender. Several of you have told me that you have received your lost cash...

$300K Tax Exemption Deadline – One Week Away

Is there something that you have to do every year?  Mine involves making sure I take advantage of this $300K tax loophole. Does your...

Up to $1,000 Tax Credit for Saving for Your Retirement

This is what a “gift horse” looks like. The IRS has a sweet deal for something called a Retirement Savings Contributions Credit or “Saver’s...

Why NOW is the Time To CANCEL NFL Sunday Ticket

Now that The Big Game is over, you need to cancel NFL Sunday Ticket.  The sour grapes I have as a Bengal fan has...

My $8,394 Missing Money Bender!

Last night I went on a Missing Money Treasure Hunt Bender! Every January I search the Unclaimed Funds sites for cash that never got...

Did You Overspend? Here’s a Partial Solution…

If you are like me, over the past two months, you shopped, merried and rang your credit card pretty hard.  If you cannot pay...

Get Cash For Your Gift Cards

Happy New Year!  Well, well, well.  That gift card from your aunt has been sitting on your dresser for days. It’s to that restaurant...

2017 Year-End To-Do List

It’s crunch time.  We’ve got about 12 days to take care of a few things before 2017 turns into a pumpkin. Refill Prescriptions & Exhaust...

How To Donate Stock at Current Value, and Pay No Tax on the Capital...

Most know that when you donate to a charity, you can claim a tax deduction for being such a swell human being.  That’s a...

It’s “Giving Tuesday”

We have Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Lazy Sunday, Cyber Monday and Giving Tuesday. Being charitable is a good thing - especially if it will get...

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Mother May I… Avoid Probate – Part II – Electric Boogaloo

> States that allow TOD on vehicles > Securities and Exchange Commission - Regarding Transfer On Death (TOD) Registration > Probate Shortcuts - By State or...

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