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Thinking of Claiming a Home Office?

More and more people are working at least part time out of a home office and claiming it as a deduction. Before claiming home office deductions, homeowners should take into consideration the impact the deductions will have on the sale of their home, when the time comes. Anybody who claims deductions for a home office […]

Maintain a Healthy Credit Report

Your credit report is an accumulation of information about your bills and loans, your repayment history, your available credit, and your outstanding debts. These reports are typically used by lenders when deciding whether or not to accept a loan or credit application. A healthy credit report can help you secure the funding you need to […]

ID Theft—How Does It Happen?

In today’s technologically advanced society, identity theft is easier to commit than you might think. The Identity Theft and Assumption Deterrence Act of 1998 defines identity theft as the following: when someone “knowingly transfers or uses, without lawful authority, a means of identification of another person with the intent to commit, or to aid or […]