There is a wealth of information on the internet about relocation and moving expense that you can find using Google. Rather than re-invent the wheel, check out what they’ve got to suggest. You’ll find some sites with checklists as well. Don’t want to leave anything reimbursable or deductible out! I’ll get you started with the … Continue reading Moving / Relocation Expenses?
The FDIC publishes a periodical called “Consumer News”. One edition headlines “You Can Organize and Simplify Your Financial Life: A How-To Guide“. I am posting the link to the publication (PDF format) for online viewing, file saving and/or printing. It’s got some really good basic advice!
Concerned about your income tax for 2011? If you expect a large income tax refund it means you overpaid your taxes. Maybe you use it as a “savings” account – heck, with today’s savings rates it’s about the same as having stuffed it in your mattress. If you owe a large amount of income tax … Continue reading ‘Tis the season to be
HOME EQUITY LOANS & DEDUCTIBLE INTEREST I’ll start with a brief definition from Wikipedia: “A home equity loan (sometimes abbreviated HEL) is a type of loan in which the borrower uses the equity in their home as collateral. These loans are useful to finance major expenses such as home repairs, medical bills or college education. … Continue reading Home Improvements: Equity Loans, Rental Property and HUD/FHA
If you own any property that is assessed a property tax by the county you live in, you might be paying to much. Here’s a very short yet helpful video to check out and then see if you personally want to do something about your own property tax bill. Let me know if you find … Continue reading Maybe you can lower your property taxes
From the San Diego Union-Tribune: In Your 50s? Absorb Lessons of ‘Inside Job’ Written by: Tim Maurer 06/16/11 – 7:15 AM EDT Tickers in this article: GS HUNT VALLEY, Md. (TheStreet) — It is not my desire to promote paranoia or incite bitterness and hatred toward the financial industry, but as 50-somethings or older undoubtedly … Continue reading In Your 50s? Absorb Lessons of ‘Inside Job’
The linked article is from CFO.com Spreadsheets: Split Column at Each Space When (accounting) software combines columns during export, use this shortcut to separate the data and put it back in its original form. By Bill Jelen, CFO.com June 1, 2011 http://www.cfo.com/article.cfm/14579325/c_2984312?f=MONEYMATTERS Continue reading Spreadsheets: Split Column at Each Space