Category: Personal Finance and Money

When Will I Get My Employer W2, Investments 1099, Mortgage 1098 and Other Tax Return Forms and Filing Documents for 2016 Tax Filing in 2017

[Updated for 2016-2017 tax season] Before we file our tax returns there are a number of forms we need to receive from our employers, financial institutions and other entities we make money from,… Read more »

2016 Marketplace Health Insurance Plans & Prices Rising Under Obamacare (Affordable Care Act)

[2016 updates] 2016 health insurance premiums under the state and federal health care system (Affordable Care Act) are rising. No doubt about that. The question is by how much. Recent reports… Read more »

iPhone or Samsung Trade-in and Upgrade? Then Skip Best Buy and Go For Verizon or AT&T Stores to Get The Best Deal

Just a quick money saving tip. If you are looking to upgrade your old iPhone or Samsung then avoid Best Buy and other big box electronic store and go to… Read more »

2018-2019 Tax Season – Average IRS and State Tax Refund and Processing Times

The table below shows the average IRS federal refund payment over the last few years. The IRS reported that 70% of the 150+ million tax filers received tax refunds with… Read more »