Beat the Heat and the Costs of Doing So!

As we move closer to summer and the temperatures begin to rise, there are many ways to save on air conditioning that are easy and convenient, but often overlooked. Turn off the air conditioning. This doesn’t mean that you have to suffer through the heat, but rather than paying for air conditioning, turn on a fan. If you still feel like you need additional cooling … Continue reading Beat the Heat and the Costs of Doing So!

Nutritious Savings!

Last week we began discussing National Nutrition Month, and simple measures you can take at home to begin eating healthier.  Taking these steps can help save you money, but why stop there?  Continuing the month’s theme of eating more nutritious for less, we found these great savings at Healthy Holistic Living to help jump start more nutritious habits! They have great links to sites that … Continue reading Nutritious Savings!

National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month, and what better way to begin preparing for the summer season than eating healthier – for less!  Eating healthier can be difficult and expensive, so we have included these 5 easy tips to help you add to your nutritional repertoire without adding to your budget: 1.       Eat before you shop. Avoid letting your eyes grow bigger than your stomach.  Beat … Continue reading National Nutrition Month

Tax Filing Tips

Are you overwhelmed or confused about filing your taxes? Don’t fret – you still have time! And we have compiled a list of tax filing tips, along with irs.gov, for your use! Take these tips into consideration when filing your taxes this year:

  • Consider filing electronically. If you file electronically and choose to have your tax refund deposited directly into your bank account, you will have your money in as little as 10 days. If you are filing a paper return, be sure to carefully check all numbers.
  • Double check identification numbers. Missing, incorrect or illegible Social Security numbers can delay or reduce a tax refund
  • Check all figures. If you are filing a paper return, you should double-check that you have correctly figured the refund or balance due. Continue reading “Tax Filing Tips”