Money and Taxes 2008

17 Stories • Available December 2008
Prepay Online Lenders Prey On Those With Bad Credit

Prepay Online Lenders Prey On Those With Bad Credit

T Prepay online lenders prey on those with bad credit G. Patrick Kelley Copley News Service Fraudulent Web sites that look like legitimate lenders are becoming common on the Internet, according to Th

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Take Steps That Will Protect You And Your Invention

Take Steps That Will Protect You And Your Invention

E Take steps that will protect you and your invention G. Patrick Kelley Copley News Service Seen those ads promising riches for folks who have come up with a new product idea? Beware of invention pro

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Ready Money

Ready Money

eguard your debit card transactions G. Patrick Kelley Copley News Service A large majority of American households now have debit cards, but not everyone understands the pitfalls that can crop up. Bot

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That's Life

That's Life

uestions seem to puzzle the public Frank Wagner Copley News Service What would you rather be doing right now, contemplating life insurance or standing in line at the DMV? If it's the later, you're no

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Sufficient Coverage

Sufficient Coverage

ovide for structure, liability and more Tim Torres Copley News Service Might I interest you in some yard sale insurance? No, it doesn't safeguard you from fake antiques. It protects you in case someo

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Prepared For The Future

Prepared For The Future

t offers protection will doesn't cover Maggie Reed Copley News Service So, you feel the need to update your will. You'd be better off setting up a living trust. What it really comes down to is probat

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Cash Strapped

Cash Strapped

s more likely to be starting out in debt Angie Gent Copley News Service College graduation. Financial stability. Marriage. Home ownership. Children. Hallmarks of adulthood? Not anymore. Thanks to a s

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Retirement Plan

Retirement Plan

es a little to make the most of 401(k) Ven Griva Copley News Service Most of us know little about Wall Street, or investing. And that explains why most Americans who are eligible to sign up for a com

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Credit Woes

Credit Woes

end to overspend when shopping with cards Amy Winter Copley News Service Abused and overused, credit cards are a means of postponing payments. But this purchasing method may come back to haunt the co

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Advocacy Groups Offer Advice On Credit Practices

Advocacy Groups Offer Advice On Credit Practices

Advocacy groups offer advice on credit practices G. Patrick Kelley Copley News Service Congressional scrutiny may be pushing some major banks into changing their credit card practices, but there's s

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Experts Advise Against Taking Quick Refund Loans

Experts Advise Against Taking Quick Refund Loans

Experts advise against taking quick refund loans G. Patrick Kelley Copley News Service Consumer advocates say those refund anticipation loans are likely to cost a taxpayer way too much. The Better Bu

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Identity Thieves Use Tax Season To Go 'phishing'

Identity Thieves Use Tax Season To Go 'phishing'

OKED Identity thieves use tax season to go 'phishing' G. Patrick Kelley Copley News Service As much as you hate it, the Internal Revenue Service is part of the U.S. government. That's also a safeguar

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Spotting A Cheater

Spotting A Cheater

provide clues to marital infidelity G. Patrick Kelley Copley News Service Think your husband is stepping out on you? Got a red-hot wife who has to work a lot of overtime? An expert says tax time can

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Facing An Audit

Facing An Audit

S comes calling, don't hide in the basement Tom Roebuck Copley News Service Getting a letter from the IRS can instill fear in anyone, but it is not a reason to panic. Just because they have contacted

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Down To The Wire

Down To The Wire

filing advice from the tax experts Christine Huard Copley News Service "But in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes." - Benjamin Franklin, 1789 You knew this day woul

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Tips For Making The Most Of Your Pot Of Gold

Tips For Making The Most Of Your Pot Of Gold

XES 2008 Tips for making the most of your pot of gold Copley News Service RETIREMENT PLANS Traditionally, the primary source of retirement savings in the United States, excluding Social Security,

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Money Facts - Avoid Making Minimum Payments.

Money Facts - Avoid Making Minimum Payments.

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Money Facts - Young Workers Have Protection.

Money Facts - Young Workers Have Protection.

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Money Facts

Money Facts

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Spring Summer Fashion And Prom Info 2

Spring Summer Fashion And Prom Info 2

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