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Mar 7, 2012 9:58AM on Smart SpendingBy Stacy Johnson

Since you're paying more for gas, maybe it's time to save on another expensive part of the driving experience.

Mar 5, 2012 11:11AM on Smart SpendingBy Stacy Johnson

These scams and others like them depend on people making impulsive decisions. A little knowledge may help you think twice.

Feb 29, 2012 11:32AM on Smart SpendingBy Stacy Johnson

From writing messages on your lips to selling blood, these days there's almost no limit to the ways you can turn a buck.

Feb 27, 2012 5:55PM on Smart TaxesBy Stacy Johnson

Tax refunds are the only windfall many people ever see, and there's a big temptation to blow it all on something fun. There are better ideas.

Feb 24, 2012 6:29AM on Smart TaxesBy Stacy Johnson

There's no surefire way to avoid the nightmare millions of taxpayers fear: an IRS audit. But there are a lot of ways to reduce the risk.

Feb 24, 2012 5:37AM on Smart TaxesBy Stacy Johnson

Taxes are complicated and you're in a hurry, a recipe for error. Mistakes happen -- but avoid the obvious ones to maximize the money and minimize the wait.

Feb 20, 2012 11:23AM on Smart TaxesBy Stacy Johnson

According to the IRS, Uncle Sam misses out on $450 billion every year because of honest mistakes and dishonest taxpayers. Just who are the cheaters?

Feb 17, 2012 1:01PM on Smart TaxesBy Stacy Johnson

Another awful product is finally getting flushed down the drain. This is the last year any major tax prep service will offer refund anticipation loans, where fees can equal 150% interest.

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