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Taxpayers Should Be Wary of Unsolicited Calls from the IRS

The following article was published by the IRS. Taxpayers who get an unexpected or unsolicited phone call from the IRS should be wary – it’s probably a scam. Phone calls continue to be one of the most common ways that … Continue reading

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Eight Tips to Protect Taxpayers from Identity Theft

The following article was published by the IRS. Identity theft happens when someone steals personal information for financial gain. Tax-related identity theft happens when someone uses another person’s stolen Social Security number (SSN) or Employer Identification Number (EIN) to file … Continue reading

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How Does the IRS Contact Taxpayers?

The following article was published by the IRS. When the IRS needs to contact a taxpayer, the first contact is normally by letter delivered by the U.S. Postal Service. The IRS doesn’t normally initiate contact with taxpayers by email, nor … Continue reading

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Buying vs. Leasing a Car

If you are in the market for a new vehicle, you have several things to consider. Beyond the make, model, and features, knowing whether it is more beneficial to buy or lease your vehicle is critical. There are advantages and … Continue reading

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Financial Resolutions

When the rush of gift giving slows down and we edge closer to the end of December, many of us shift our focus to our New Year’s resolutions. The two most common of these involve getting either our bodies or … Continue reading

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Protect Your Credit Card on Cyber Monday

The following YouTube video is from CNET. Black Friday is behind us, but the holiday shopping deals have just begun. Today, commonly known as Cyber Monday, is a chance for consumers to purchase goods from online retailers at significant markdowns. … Continue reading

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How to Budget When You’re Broke

To some, budgets are boring or seemingly pointless. But, in reality they are critical to making progress with your financial goals, such as buying a house, traveling, or getting out of debt. For those who consider themselves broke, budgeting may seem … Continue reading

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