Have you made your May budget yet? Here are some things you might be forgetting from your May budget: … [Read more...] about Don’t Forget These 7 Things in Your May Budget
As I mentioned in my post about how to help a friend in crisis, I have several people in my life who are going through really tough times. My best friend is fighting an unimaginable battle with cancer. My mother-in-law is supporting her husband through a long hospital stay and living with us temporarily. In the meantime, I have my foot in an Aircast boot (and have been told to … [Read more...] about 7 Ways to Save Money When Life Sucks
Have you made your April budget yet? It's not an April Fool's joke. It's already time! Here are some things you might be forgetting from your April budget: … [Read more...] about Don’t Forget These 7 Things in Your April Budget
My daughter turned 9 years old this week and I have been feeling very reflective. She's halfway to adulthood, and my son is right behind her. What would I tell my childless self about money and kids? I've learned many unexpected lessons along the way. … [Read more...] about 9 Money Lessons I’ve Learned in 9 Years of Motherhood
I've done my own taxes forever. I had always used TurboTax to prepare my taxes, but last year, I used my employer's proprietary software while working as a tax preparer. This year, I wanted to compare my options. I prepared my personal income taxes using H&R Block Online, TurboTax, and FreeTaxUSA. I'd heard that FreeTaxUSA was a good cheap alternative and I wanted to check … [Read more...] about FreeTaxUSA Review: Cheap Alternative to TurboTax and H&R Block?