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  1. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    We filed our taxes a few weeks ago and were expecting a good sized check to come in...when we got notice, our taxes were rejected!! We have had a foster child for the entire year of 2011, and someone else had claimed him on their taxes. Now they are saying it could be up to a year before the...
  2. Dave Ramsey
    Wife and I called in 2 hits to our debt today, $1600 of the CC debt GONE ($600 & $1000) AND we funded our March envelopes FULLY thanks to both a decent commission check and selling more stuff on craigslist. So nice too cuz that reduces our credit cards from 4 to 2 altho the last 2 are larger...
  3. General Chat
    Went for my inspection today and my car failed! 1 strut was broken , 2 coils were broken and the brakes were on their last leg We were having fun deciding what we would spend our refund check on and now it's going into my car : (
  4. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I live in VA and work in NC. I am due a refund for NC but the state is basically broke and will issue refunds whenever they can. I think they shouldn't take any taxes out of me this year to cover for my refund. Hahahaha!! Wouldn't that be nice! So, I am doing the waiting game. I hope it is...
  5. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    So I just filed my taxes, and I will be getting back a total of $2256. My plan is to put $1,000 in an oil fund for next year (considering all of my problems with paying for oil this year). I plan on paying the remaining balance on my car insurance for the year $746, eliminating my monthly...
  6. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Why? :thinking: You are giving your dear Uncle Sam an interest free loan! Change your deductions on your W4 and pay your debt sooner if that is what you are doing with your refund. It saves interest over the course of the entire year. You don't know how to claim and get just a little...
  7. General Chat
    We are snowed in and cant get started on our demo projects this weekend,lol! We are planning on turning a large bedroom into two smaller ones since my sister is living with us. We had decided that we would use some of our tax refund for this project. Dh and I do all the work ourselves so its...
  8. Question and Answer
    Who has done their taxes and filed everything away already? Dawned on me yesterday as a chore to take care of and it took about an hour as I do them online. And...to my surprise and the first time in a long time we've got a nice refund coming. We'll add it to the EF. What about you? Got the...
  9. General Chat
    Are you getting more, less or about the same as last year? We are actually getting more. I checked and rechecked and the numbers are right so at least we have that going in our favor!
  10. Blog
    Free Tax File IRS.gov - Click Here With Free File, you can: • Get a faster refund, in as little as 10 days with Direct Deposit. • File your taxes any hour of the day or night. • Save paper—and that helps all of us.
  11. Hot deals
    I dont know if anyone is interested but on the web site. Barbie.com, there is an offer to get a 50.00 Visa card refund when you buy 100.00 of select Barbie items. Might come in handy if you are planing to buy Barbie items for holiday gifts.
  12. Drugstore & Grocery Store Deals/Product Reviews
    My local Kmart carries the Kaboom Never-Scrub toilet cleaners for $9.99. Today when I was in there I saw tear pad rebate forms for up to $10 with the purchase of the starter unit. That means= free! :D Hurry, offer ends 9/7/08.
  13. General Chat
    Does anyone use Refund Cents? I have been contemplating it, but am not sure how great the deals are. Aren't most refund offers advertised? If so, then how does this company get the 50-70 new ones each month? I am just curious if it is worth it. The cheapest membership is $4 for 3 months...
  14. News you can use
    What if your tax refund is wrong? You got a check from the IRS that's less, or more, than you expected. Find out why and what to do about it.
  15. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I plan to pay off one CC entirely (and then snowball the amount I would normally pay on another CC), buy DD summer clothes, buy a small freezer for stockpiling and garden produce, and pay off a medical bill of DD's. But, why is it that I want to keep the money in my checking account, or even...
  16. General Chat
    I have been FREAKING out about this for the past week.. litterally.. this is the first time i let someone else do my taxes... actually a lady from work who does taxes. Anyways she thought she was going to make it simple on me and get it direct deposited into an account that she has which she...
  17. News you can use
    Savvy alternatives to tax refund loans Don't let the urge to splurge -- or the need for a new refrigerator -- tempt you into expensive borrowing so that you can lay your hands on your refund a few days sooner.
  18. General Chat
    What would you do? I am getting enough tax back to pay off all our debt and that would be great but we have exactly 7.33 in our EF and dh thinks we should keep half of it to fund the EF. Do you think we should spend all 100% of it to pay off bebts or do you think we should pay off some bebts...
  19. News you can use
    Tax stimulus refund: More help for Social Security recipients, vets and others The tax stimulus package signed this week includes tax rebates of up to $300 for folks who don't normally file taxes, including recipients of Social Security, Veterans Administration, and Railroad Retirement benefits...
  20. News you can use
    Tax refund? Tax rebate? How to get both of them faster This tax season, many of us can look forward not only to a tax refund, but also to a one-time tax rebate, ranging from $300 to $1,200, plus $300 for every child. To get that rebate, you must file a...
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