Entries by Maggie Germano

Here’s How You Should Use Your Tax Refund

It’s tax time! I know I’m probably one of the only people who gets excited about filing their taxes, but I can’t help it. I like to file as soon as I receive my W-2 (which your company is required to send to you by January 31st). It’s nice to know right away if I’m […]

How to Do Your Taxes on the Cheap

Tax season is upon us! You have until Tuesday, April 18th to file your taxes. If you’re living or working outside of the US, you have until Thursday, June 15th to file. I recommend getting an early start so you can avoid the stress of rushing against a deadline. However, if you think you’ll need […]

Why You Need an Emergency Fund

Have you ever suddenly lost your job? Or needed a surprise root canal? Perhaps your car broke down, or your refrigerator stopped working. These unexpected moments in life can put you into debt if you’re not prepared. That’s why you need an emergency savings account to protect you. What’s an emergency savings account? It’s a […]