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Should You E-File Or See A Tax Specialist For Your Returns?

When it comes to figuring your taxes, should you rely on software or turn to a pro?

03/03/2014

Electronic Tax Filing

Best E-Filing Programs For Tax Returns

Forget the stress of tax season by using one of these e-filing programs.

03/03/2014

Taxes

5 Tips For Doing Your Own Taxes

Save money — and maximize your refund — with these tips for doing your taxes all on you own.

03/03/2014

A couple on a date (file/credit: Clip Art).

Seen At 11: Can Good Credit Score You A Date?

Forget looks, shared interest, or a sense of humor it may be your credit score that lands you a date.

10/03/2013

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First Lesson For New College Students: Finances

If college students are not careful, money mistakes they make now could take years to correct.

08/15/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Sandra Lee

Should Gubernatorial Girlfriend Sandra Lee Be Required To Disclose Finances?

Lifestyle TV star Sandra Lee is not married to Gov. Andrew Cuomo, but a conservative group said she should be required to spill the beans on her finances as if she were.

04/29/2013

1.9.13 Love Money

The Money Couple: Don’t Let Financial Conflict Ruin Your Relationship

According to these experts, there are five money personalities. Knowing what your label is can save your relationship.

01/09/2013

1.3.13 Negotiate It

New Money-Saving App Coaches Users To Negotiate, Lower Monthly Bills

The app, called ‘Negotiate It,’ provides scripts for users to read as they call up their bank, credit card company, phone service provider or gym. The step by step process guides consumers as they negotiate late fees – or even have them waived.

01/03/2013

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Big Box Stores Offer Quick And Easy Financial Services, But Experts Urge Caution

There was a time when shopping for groceries, clothing, medicine, and taking care of banking meant four different stops, now everything, including a slew of financial services is available under one roof.

12/27/2012

A large house across the street from one of Nassau County's country clubs is seen in Roslyn, N.Y., Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

State Watchdog Takes Over Nassau County’s Finances

Nassau County’s largest union has reached a tentative agreement with the county on a new contract they say will save millions.

01/26/2011