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How to Keep Your Kids From Ruining Their Electronics

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When my oldest daughter turned thirteen, I gave her her first cell phone. She lost it within a week. Later that year, she tried to download the Katy Perry movie, and instead introduced a virus onto our family computer that wiped it flat. (She thought … Continue reading...

A Large Tax Refund Check Isn’t Always a Bad Thing

There are two camps on tax refund checks, the people who love getting them, and the nay-sayers who chastize you for giving the government an interest free loan all year. We all understand that we could've had less taxes taken out of our paychecks … Continue reading...

You Can Count On CountAbout!

  Now is as good a time as ever to get your personal finances organized! A big reason why so many people get into financial trouble is that they simply don’t know where their money is going,  or they lack simple budgeting skills and up … Continue reading...

I’ve Been Overpaying My Taxes!

As a personal finance blogger I'm almost too ashamed to admit that I've been overpaying on my taxes the past two years, and almost did so again this year. When I say "overpay" I'm not referring to having too much in taxes withheld and then simply … Continue reading...

Picking the Right Shelving System

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Stylish shelving options can clear up floor space immediately in any home or office. Almost every manufacturer has ready made shelves, wall-mounted shelves, floor shelves or moveable modular sections. All you have to do is choose one and install it … Continue reading...