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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

Money Roll

5 Tax-Deductible Items You May Have Missed

Who doesn’t want to save a little (or a lot of) extra money at tax time? Claiming all the deductions for which you are eligible can significantly reduce your tax bill.

03/03/2014

Taxable

Tax Tips For Retirees

With careful planning, you may find yourself paying the IRS much less than you have in years past.

03/03/2014

Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L), Canelo Alvarez (R) (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mayweather And Alvarez Fight For The Soul Of Boxing

Alvarez and Mayweather are fighting at a catch-weight of 152 pounds, which, if you’re looking for an edge, would probably point to Alvarez, the naturally larger man. But Mayweather has a way of making larger men look small.

09/13/2013

Welts from Ramapo paintball attack (credit: Joseph Gestetner/handout)

Police: 3 Charged With Hate Crimes In Ramapo Paintball Attack

Police say Shashi Ramsaroop, Lindsey Peaks and Demetrius Latrell Torain were arrested on assault, aggravated harassment, criminal possession of a weapon and criminal tampering charges.

08/08/2013

Workers at a scrap yard in Queens found a couple's life savings in a discarded refrigerator. (Credit CBS 2)

Scrap Yard Workers In Queens Search For Couple Who Accidently Trashed Life Savings

Thousands of dollars were found inside of a refrigerator that a man brought to Atlantic Recycling in Ozone Park. What the man apparently did not know was that his wife had stashed the couple’s life savings inside of the appliance.

07/20/2013

Sandy Hook Community Foundation Panel at hearing Thursday night. (credit: CBS 2)

Committee Recommends Breakdown Of $7.7M In Donations For Newtown Victims

The allocation calls for $281,000 to be given to each of the families of the 26 children and school educators killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School last year.

07/12/2013

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Splurge Or Save: Finding The Perfect Gift For Mother’s Day

“Initial necklaces are really hot, so we have a steal from JC Penny for $28, and a splurge from Alex Woo for $158.00,” explained In Touch Weekly Senior Editor Dorothy Cascerceri.

05/06/2013

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Seen At 11: Financial Infidelities Can Wreck A Marriage

Infidelities in marriage do not always involve cheating in a conventional sense. Spouses who are financially unfaithful may also damage a relationship beyond repair.

04/30/2013

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Seen At 11: Missing Money, How You Can Cash In On An Unclaimed Settlement

The money comes as a surprise. Most people have no idea that a family member, long lost friend, neighbor, or secret admirer, left it without telling them.

02/07/2013

1.22.13 Gia Pendergast

5 Great Money-Saving Apps

Gia Pendergast, founder of LongIslandCouponQueen.com, visited The Couch to show us the best apps to save money.

01/22/2013

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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Large Amounts Of Guns, Coke, And Cash Seized During Friday Night Raid In Newark

A team made up of detectives from the Newark Police department along with members of Essex County’s Viper Unit collaborated to conduct the raid in the 500-block of South 11th street.

12/01/2012

Taylor Swift

Which Country Artists Made The Forbes List Of Highest Paid Musicians?

If you guessed Taylor Swift made the list you are correct. But who else is on there?

11/30/2012

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