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Tax Credits vs. Deductions

Both tax credits and deductions reduce your tax bill. Deductions reduce your income, which in turn reduces your taxes. Credits directly reduce the taxes that you owe. Understanding the differences between them can help you make sure you’re paying the least amount of...

Teaching Your Kids to be Money-Wise

It’s not about how much money you have to pass on to your kids – it’s about teaching them to be money-wise. Sound financial knowledge can help them make smart financial decisions now, and in the future. There are key concepts and topics that create a foundation they...

Discussing money with your significant other.

Talking about money can be taboo even with significant others. We all have different money hangups, approaches, and scripts about our relationship with our finances. Among couples, one person typically takes responsibility for the daily finances. This allows us to...