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Several year ago I was leaving for work in the morning and noticed I had left my Christmas lights on all night. It was still dark out when I left for work, so there was no missing the lights. I ... Read More about Do You Leave Your Christmas Lights On All Night? How You Can Save Money on Your Christmas Light Display
Black Friday is right around the corner, which means lots of crowds and big savings. Now is the time to start planning - not necessarily for the deals you will seek, but how to shop responsibly. But ... Read More about Shopping Responsibly on Black Friday
Veterans Day is a day to remember and thank military members for their service in the armed forces. As a military veteran, it always humbles me to see the thanks given by so many people on Veterans ... Read More about 2016 Veterans Day Free Meals, Discounts, & Events
How many retirement accounts can you have? Earlier this week a reader asked me this same question, and I promised a response. The specific question regarded owning both Traditional and Roth IRAs, ... Read More about How Many Retirement Accounts Can You Have?
Have you filed your tax return yet? Federal tax returns are due each year on April 15th. However, you can file for an automatic tax extension if you haven't finished your return by the deadline. ... Read More about Federal Tax Extension Deadline – File Taxes by October 15th, or Pay the Price!
Chase Bank is one of the most well-known banks in the US. But I haven't always had a Chase checking and savings account. That changed when I opened a Chase Freedom® card several years ago that ... Read More about Chase Bank Coupon Codes – Earn up to $350 When You Open a New Chase Total Checking® and Chase SavingsSM Account
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