Category: Blog

Have You Heard About Tax Identity Theft?

January 13-17, 2014 Ready for tax season? If you haven’t heard about tax identity theft, you may not be. Tax identity theft happens when someone files a phony tax return using your personal information — like your Social Security number — to get a tax refund from the IRS. It also can happen when someone uses your Social Security number to get a job or...

4 Ways To Give Your Money A Makeover in 2014

Ahhh, the New Year. Most of the hustle & bustle of the major holidays are behind us now, and this is that time of year when – like it or not – you look back at the past 51 weeks and plan for the next 54 or so. Some “resolutions” are physical: quit smoking, lose weight, eat healthier. Others are emotion-based: recycling more, doing volunteer...