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You Got How Much Back?

As I stumble around the internet, I hear a lot of interesting discussion regarding income taxes, tax returns, refunds, and payments.  I’ve heard of people…



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More Questions about Deductible Expenses

After writing Can I Deduct My Uniform Costs on My Income Tax Return?, I’ve gotten more questions and comments about other items that may or…


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Tax Day 2011: April 18th?

April 15th is notorious around the country as the day that federal income tax returns are due.  It always throws me off when the 15th…


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27 November 2010 Weekend Roundup

Lost somewhere in the depths of my computer, I apologize that this is late! Always making me think, Jeff Rose at Soldier of Finance does…


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20 November 2010 Weekend Roundup

Some of the best from around the internet this week: Absolutely worthy of its own post, Jeff Rose rocks the good decisions in How My…




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18 September 2010 Saturday Roundup

I’ve always wondered how active duty people manage to find the time to get their college degrees.  It seems so overwhelming!  Well, thanks to Ryan…





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05 April 2010 Military Report

The April 5, 2010 Military Report includes the following personal finance items: 5 Tips to Make Your Taxes Less Taxing – Doing your taxes…well…sucks. It’s…


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Calculating Your Withholding

For military families, one of the most challenging parts about paying taxes is accurately estimating your withholding each year.  Withholding is the amount of taxes…


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Free Tax Preparation for Military

UPDATED FOR 2014: Free Tax Preparation for Military Active duty, reserve and National Guard service members and their families can access H&R Block’s Block at…


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Work that Works for Military Spouses

Myscha Theriault, my friend and author at Wise Bread, has put together a nifty article about careers that suit military spouses:  Married to the Military: …


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planning

Daunted by the idea of financial planning?  Regardless of your age, experience, or income, it can be easy to be scared by the idea of…


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Army Benefits Website

The Army has re-launched their benefits site, My Army Benefits.  The site is intended to be a one-stop resource for all things related to Army…


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Becoming A Landlord? 6 Ways to Prepare

There are lots of reasons that you might be considering renting out part or all of your home.  Maybe you are PCSing and your house…