Thrifty Thinking: If You Have to Pay the IRS

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thriftyAs tax day fast approaches, a number of Americans may have to pay the government rather than receive a refund. But what should you do if you owe the IRS money and can't pay? Mike Savage is a CPA and the CEO of 1-800Accountant, one of the premier virtual accounting firms in the country who currently advises over 200,000 taxpayers.

Thrifty Thinking: The Financial Storm On The Horizon - 4 Ways A Recession Might Play Out

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But if bad news is what 2019 has in store for us, no one should be caught off guard completely, says Craig Kirsner, MBA ( www.StuartPlanning.com ) 2 , a retirement planner and author of Retire with Confidence: Preserve and Protect Your Wealth and Leave a Legacy. Kirsner has predictions for how he thinks things eventually could play out, if not in 2019 then perhaps soon after that: The next recession. If we do have a recession in 2019, you don’t want to lose half your portfolio.”

Thrifty Thinking: Can’t Afford Dental Braces For Your Kids? Here Are 5 Solutions

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health thriftyThe last thing a financially struggling parent wants to see is their child’s teeth coming in crooked. After groceries, school clothes, car payments and the rent or mortgage, there may not be much left to pay for a trip to the orthodontist so the child can be fitted with braces. But for those determined to help their child improve their smile, there are ways to work around those financial difficulties.

Thrifty Thinking: Poor Planning Could Lead To 5 Big Retirement Problems

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thriftyIdeally, retirement is a time someone anticipates eagerly – a reward for a lifetime of hard work and solid financial planning. But nearly half of workers who haven’t reached retirement yet aren’t that excited about the so-called golden years. In fact, they have big concerns. A Gallup poll showed 46 percent of those not yet retired expect they’ll be financially strapped when they do retire.

Smart Safety: The Best Weapon Against Cyber Threats Is Not Better Tech – It’s People

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safety thriftyWhen a company’s computers are hacked, management’s first impulses often are to invest in better software, better virus protection packages, better computers or even entire networks. But they may be putting the emphasis in the wrong place. The problem’s root cause is usually not the technology, but people,” says J. Eduardo Campos, co-founder with his wife, Erica, of Embedded-Knowledge Inc.

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Enriching Education: Thoughts on Admissions Scandals

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education parenting thriftyJennifer Openshaw, CEO of Girls With Impact , author and national financial expert (Oprah, PBS) has some insight into the recent college admissions scandal given their role of serving high school girls, parents and teens across the country. Perhaps the biggest takeaway: High GPAs and completing high school electives isn’t enough any more to get into college. What does the scandal show?

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Free Thrifty and Thriving: 10 Simple Ways to Put Money Back In Your Pocket Today Kindle Edition

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Free Thrifty and Thriving: 10 Simple Ways to Put Money Back In Your Pocket Today Kindle Edition Amazon has Thrifty and Thriving: 10 Simple Ways to Put Money Back In Your Pocket Today Kindle Edition for Free.

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