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How to Grow Your Money Through Investing

How Single Moms Can Grow Their Money Through Investing

In Finance

If you have a tax refund check and you have funded your emergency savings account or have already paid off your debt, then you may be interested in investing or at least identifying ways to grow your refund. If this is the case then there are a few things you can do to grow your refund. Please keep in mind that when you start to invest, there is a chance that you could lose money. However, this is why you need to understand your risk tolerance prior to investing money. You also need to consider if and when you need…






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What Single Mompreneurs Need to Do to Prepare for Tax Time

In Entrepreneurship, Frugal, Phenomenal

Tax time can be super stressful if you aren’t prepared. Last year I learned the hard way. I had to file an extension for my taxes because my documentation was not organized. Then I spent about 30 hours trying to organize my documentation before I sent it to my tax preparer. Talk about hard work! That was time that I could have been preparing for the arrival of my twins or doing work in my business. During that time, I vowed to make life easier on myself the next time I filed taxes because I would not be able to spend…






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How to Spend Your Tax Refund This Year

In Frugal, Phenomenal

It’s tax time and according to CNN Money nearly 8 in 10 US tax filers will receive a refund this year. If you are one of these people, you may be wondering, “How should I use my refund?”  I have heard so many stories of people who had been delaying a repair or the purchase of a need during the year, but when they get their tax money they splurge on a want.   When that happens that major repair or need doesn’t get addressed. I know others who have no savings or high credit card debt, but instead of…






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5 Ways to Use Your Tax Refund Check

In Frugal

Tax day, April 15th is here and according to bankrate.com, 54% of people in America will get a tax refund.  Today, I’m going to discuss 5 different ways to use your tax refund.  Before you get your tax refund check, I suggest that that you think about how you will allocate your refund.  I’m expecting a refund and I’ve already committed to doing many of the tips that I am recommending.  It’s easier to decide and commit ahead of time vs. waiting until the money is begging to be spent once it is in your bank account. [more…] Tax refund…






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