Personal Capital vs. Betterment Comparison

Personal Capital or Betterment–could one of these be the best place to grow your money? We’ll take a detailed look at each to help you decide which one best suits your needs. Table of Contents Personal Capital vs. Betterment – The High Altitude View Personal Capital and Betterment Investment Methodologies Other Specializations Fees & Pricing […]

4 Creative and Smart Ways to Invest Your Tax Refund

What’s the secret to a bigger tax refund? Investing. We’ll highlight four creative and smart ways to invest your tax refund. Table of Contents Put it in a high-yield savings account with CIT Bank Invest in others through Lending Club “Invest like a woman” with Ellevest Throw your refund into Acorns Bottom Line According to […]

Tax Refund Schedule – When Will You Receive Your Tax Refund?

With everything that’s happened in the government in early 2019, you might be worried about when you’ll get your tax refund. The IRS is prepared to issue refunds in a timely fashion, despite government shutdowns in January. So when can you expect to get your tax refund? Well, it depends on when and how you […]

What is Tax Evasion And How Can You Avoid It?

What happens if you don’t pay your taxes? Instead of serving time as a jailbird, spend some time learning about tax evasion to keep yourself out of the big house. Table of Contents What Is Tax Evasion? The Tax Gap Problem What Counts as Tax Evasion? Tax Avoidance How Underreporting Income Backfires Common Types of […]

What Happens if You Miss the Tax Deadline?

If you miss the tax deadline, there can be consequences, depending on your situation. Here’s what you need to know about the tax deadline, and what could happen if you aren’t on top of things. Tax time is stressful for many U.S. citizens, prompting them to put off filling out their tax forms. However, regardless […]

Guide to the Best Balance Transfer Credit Cards of 2019

They say there’s no such thing as a free lunch. While this may be true, 0% balance transfer credit cards come very close. These special types of cards enable you to transfer high interest debt to a new credit card without paying interest during the introductory rate period. In this guide, we cover the best […]