What will you do with your tax refund?

What will you do with your tax refund?

By Alan Prahl Every tax filing season, advertisements suggest ways to spend tax refunds. It’s easy to give in to the urge to splurge and quickly spend a refund. Don’t spend your refund impulsively on the first thing that comes to mind. Instead, before your money...
Tips for repaying holiday debt

Tips for repaying holiday debt

By Alan Prahl Now that the holidays are over, it’s time to take down the decorations, return unwanted gifts and plan to get rid of holiday debt. Carefully review your credit card bills to make sure there are no unauthorized charges. To eliminate debt more quickly, try...