Tag Archives: Budgeting

Charitable Tax Tips

Get it in writing : Ask for an itemized receipt for any donation of money or goods, even if the amounts to less than the IRS $250 threshold. if your noncash donation is worth more than $500, you have to … Continue reading

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Baked Goat Cheese Sundried Tomato ravioli

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
? I came across this goodness of ravioli at Trader Joe’s and my spouses asked “Isn’t it cheaper at Costco?” True, it probably was, but I knew I wanted to try this…

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What to ask before you buy ?

Coming across the article: 7 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Buying Anything by Beth Kleiner was a serendipity moment, as many individuals are trying to get a hold of their budget coming out of the trifecta of holidays (Halloween, Thanksgiving, … Continue reading

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Kitchen Hacks: Part 2

Organize your utensils as you load your dishwasher. It makes you  feel accomplished when I’m unloading. Putting a wooden spoon on a pot of water to prevent it from  boiling over. The best skill in any anywhere else is a … Continue reading

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Advice from a Horoscope

Being to frank about your bank balance may give the impression that you’re better off than you are. Remember money can create problems as well solve them. Motto of the month: Have an open face but hide your thoughts. Positively … Continue reading

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