7 Car Maintenance Tips for Safe Summer Travel

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7 Car Maintenance Tips for Safe Summer Travel

7 Car Maintenance Tips for Safe Summer Travel

If you are planning to travel by car this summer, take steps to help avoid ending up on the side of the road. Make sure your car is in good shape so it won’t break down. A properly maintained car gets you where you want to go, and saves you money getting there. Here’s what you need to check. 1.... Read More

5 Last-Minute Tax Tips That Will Save You Money

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5 Last-Minute Tax Tips That Will Save You Money

5 Last-Minute Tax Tips That Will Save You Money

The moment of truth is nearly upon those of us who waited to file our federal income taxes. Yes, this year the tax deadline is April 18 instead of the 15th — offering serious procrastinators a little reprieve. But the longer you wait, the more you increase the chance of making a mistake under pressure. Still,... Read More

10 Surprising Work-From-Home Jobs

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10 Surprising Work-From-Home Jobs

10 Surprising Work-From-Home Jobs

When Sara Minor wanted to boost the family side of her work-life balance, the 43-year-old mother of three teenagers traded her part-time commuter job for a full-time position — working from home. Her job as a human resources coordinator for Keeping Your Balance, a payroll, bookkeeping and accounting service, keeps Minor closer to her husband, Matt,... Read More

How to Buy a Boat Without Sinking Your Finances

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How to Buy a Boat Without Sinking Your Finances

How to Buy a Boat Without Sinking Your Finances

Whether paddling across a pond in a 6-foot canoe or putting out to sea in a 60-foot yacht, boating is back — big time. With the onset of warm weather, you may be tempted to plunge into boating, too. As it turns out, you don’t have to be rich to own a boat. The National Marine... Read More

5 Last-Minute Tax-Filing Tips

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5 Last-Minute Tax-Filing Tips

5 Last-Minute Tax-Filing Tips

The moment of truth is nearly upon those of us who waited to file our federal income taxes. Nearly one in four Americans wait until the last two weeks to file, the IRS reports. But the longer you wait, the more you increase your chance of making a mistake under pressure. Beat the April 15... Read More

How to Cut the Cost of Spring Break in Half

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How to Cut the Cost of Spring Break in Half

How to Cut the Cost of Spring Break in Half

From Palm Beach to Palm Springs, Panama City to Punta Cana, Myrtle Beach to Montego Bay, winter-weary spring breakers are looking for warm getaways that won’t empty their wallets. Fortunately, we have some tips to help — and they’re not just for college students. Officials in spring tourist destinations say hotels are already seeing advance bookings from family... Read More

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