4 Things You Should Know About Dependents Before Tax Time

We all know that supporting a dependent can cost a bundle, but here are four things you may not know about dependents that will help you at tax-time. Related and non-related dependents save you money. Even though you may be shelling out thousands for food, a place to live, and care for your dependent, the IRS […]

Best Investments for Boosting Your Tax Refund

If you’re like most taxpayers, you’re expecting a tax refund this year. More than 80% of filers got money back from the IRS for tax year 2015, with an average refund amount of more than $3,000. If you want to boost your tax refund, consider investing in your retirement or your home before filing your […]

How to Tackle Holiday Debt Before It Begins

MRHerrera Financial Ministry How To tackle holiday debt before it begins November 27, 2018  As the air turns crisp and the leaves change color, you realize that the holidays are right around the corner. If you’re planning to celebrate this year, here are some ways to have a great time this holidayseason without breaking the bank. […]

Save with a New Tax Relief Donation Law and Holiday Giving

As the holiday season quickly approaches, the giving season is also upon us, as many of us feel encouraged to donate during the last few months of the year. This year, in the wake of the recent devastation caused by natural disasters, holiday giving and volunteering is expected to rise. Read more

How Bonuses Are Taxed and Treated by the IRS

Bonuses are an excellent way to motivate employees and reward top performers. However, bonuses can also quickly change one’s tax return and the amount of taxes initially withheld depending on the payout. Read more

Fraud and Identity Theft

5 Easy Steps to Help Avoid Fraud and Identity Theft Addiction-Related Fraud: Spotting the Signs and Successfully Confronting Your Loved One Preventing Caregiver Theft Preventing Home Improvement Fraud 7 Steps to Take if You’re a Victim of Identity Theft How to Protect Yourself from the Three Biggest Types of Homebuyer Fraud