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Estimated Tax Payments Are Due January 15

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4 Ways to Invest in Real Estate to Generate Income

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20 Most-Overlooked Tax Breaks and Deductions
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20 Most-Overlooked Tax Breaks and Deductions

Don't miss these frequently overlooked tax deductions, credits and exemptions. Otherwise, you're just pouring money down the drain.

INVESTING 2021

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The 21 Best Stocks to Buy for 2021

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Where's My Stimulus Check? Use the IRS's "Get My Payment" Portal to Get an Answer
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Where's My Stimulus Check? Use the IRS's "Get My Payment" Portal to Get an Answer

The IRS updated its popular online tool so that you can track the status of your second stimulus check.
January 9, 2021
Biden Calls for $1,400 Payments as Part of $1.9 Trillion Relief Package
2.Coronavirus and Your Money

Biden Calls for $1,400 Payments as Part of $1.9 Trillion Relief Package

Under Biden's plan for a third stimulus check, the $600 second-round stimulus checks would be increased to $2,000.
January 14, 2021
6 Reasons Why Your Second Stimulus Check Might Be Delayed
3.Coronavirus and Your Money

6 Reasons Why Your Second Stimulus Check Might Be Delayed

The IRS started delivering second-round payments in December. If you're still waiting for your money, here's why your second stimulus check could be l…
January 9, 2021
When Could We Get a Third Stimulus Check?
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When Could We Get a Third Stimulus Check?

It's clear that President-elect Joe Biden and others in Congress are going to push for a third-round of stimulus checks, but it might be a while befor…
January 11, 2021
12 Ways the Biden Stimulus Package Could Put (or Keep) Money in Your Pocket
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12 Ways the Biden Stimulus Package Could Put (or Keep) Money in Your Pocket

President-elect Biden's "American Rescue Plan" includes several proposals to assist people financially harmed by the pandemic.
January 15, 2021
How a Third Stimulus Check Could Differ From Your First and Second Payments
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How a Third Stimulus Check Could Differ From Your First and Second Payments

There's going to be a big push for a third round of stimulus payments. But the amount and eligibility rules for your third stimulus check could be dif…
January 12, 2021
When Roth Conversions Are the Right Move – and When They Aren’t
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When Roth Conversions Are the Right Move – and When They Aren’t

Converting a traditional IRA to a Roth IRA can be a smart tax- and estate-planning strategy for some people, but it can be a mistake for others.
January 15, 2021

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