Spending & Budgeting
Saving money is a big goal for all of us. So in a single-parent family, when one parent bears the responsibility of raising kids and making financial ends meet, saving for something like your own retirement might be further down the priority list compared to your other financial goals.
Any experienced parent will tell you that you’re never done “raising” your kids.
Building a healthier financial life, means striking a balance between living for today, while preparing financially for tomorrow.
Building a healthier financial life, means striking a balance between living for today, while preparing for tomorrow.
If you want to reduce the money you owe the IRS, you need to claim all of the tax deductions and credits that are available to you. Both deductions and credits can have a big effect on reducing your tax bill, but they are definitely not the same -- and one is much more valuable than the other.