When NOT to Use a Debit Card

Using a debit card to pay for purchases is fast and convenient. Your card is linked to your checking account, is light and easy to carry, and you don’t have

Tax Season Can be a Breeze Next Year!

For most of us, the arrival of May means that we’re finished filing our federal income tax returns. You probably don’t even want to think about next year’s taxes yet!

Be Careful With Charitable Donations

Making charitable donations is always a good decision. But when you claim your contributions on your tax return, it’s easy to make several bad decisions. These mistakes can trigger an

Credit Mistakes That Everyone Tends to Make

When it comes to credit, there are a few common “mistakes” that nearly everyone makes at some point.  Sometimes the mistakes cause no harm, but other times they can affect