What to do with wedding flowers: This service repurposes floral arrangements for a great cause

Repeat Roses helps couples protect the environment, support a local hospital and get a tax break in one fell swoop.

Last-minute tax tips: A 10-minute tax guide for procrastinators

Here's everything you need to know to pick the best tax filing software, catch common missed deductions and get the biggest possible refund.

Maximize your 2018 tax refund: 3 key tax tips to put cash in your pocket after you file your return

Income tax bracket tables, 2018 calculators, and details on credits, returns and refunds making your head spin? Breathe. These 3 simple moves lower your 2017 tax bill, leaving you richer this season.

Tax fraud 2018: 3 top scams to beware, from fake IRS refunds to realistic emails and phone calls

Tax scams are harder to spot in 2018 than you’d expect. As you hunt for calculators, bracket tables and general help to file your return, be sure to also look out for sneaky signs of fraud.

Tax returns 2018: Here are the best and the worst places to live for getting a tax refund

2018 tax refund checks vary from state to state — but getting a smaller payout might actually be a good thing.

Tax bill passes final vote: What does it mean for you? Your 9 biggest questions answered

Tax calculator seeming handy right now? Don't stress: Here's what's in the tax reform bill passed by House and Senate, when President Donald Trump could sign it and how your taxes could change.

Student loans due? 5 smart moves to pay off private and federal education debt easily — and cheaply

Student loan repayment is confusing. Here's what to know about the interest deduction, debt forgiveness and how to pay back your loans if your grace period is up.

Republican Tax Plan 2017: How the House reform bill hits deductions, brackets & the middle-class

Will the tax reform plan affect your tax brackets? Here's a summary of the Republican bill — and a guide to other crucial details you might have missed.

Trump tax reform 2017: Will the plan affect you? 5 things to know about tax cuts & the middle class

U.S. tax reform is now on the table in 2017. How might the details of President Donald Trump's tax cut proposal affect the middle class? Here's what to know about the expected bill.

10 surprising tax perks to save you money: Deductions and exemptions you might not know of

Yes, you can get a tax break by claiming a deadbeat roommate as a dependent — and 9 other surprise tax deductions and perks.

This one key measure could explain why young white Americans feel left behind

But if you look at other measures, millennials of all races are suffering economically.

Giving Tuesday 2017: Find the best charities, avoid donation scams and get a tax deduction

What is Giving Tuesday? Here's everything to know about donating to a charity, avoiding scams and nabbing a tax break.

Ted Cruz: Texas Senator Wants to End the IRS Scandal By Getting Rid Of the IRS

In the wake of the IRS scrutiny of some groups, what can be done to change the agency's way? Senator Cruz proposes to abolish it

Tax Day 2013: Why Simplifying the Tax Code Isn't So Simple

At 74,000 pages long, the U.S. tax code is due for an overhaul. So why is no one doing it?

Simpson Bowles Can Help America Avoid a 2013 Recession

Simpson-Bowles offers a path toward restoring American fiscal sanity.


Rethinking U.S. Housing Policy: How to Make Sure the Housing Bubble Doesn't Pop Again

Americans need to rethink the housing market and home ownership in order to help us more quickly overcome the Great Recession.

Tax Loopholes for Homeowners = Higher Tax Burden for Everyone

To help reduce the deficit, cut the Mortgage Interest Deduction, a popular form of government tax expenditure that helps homeowners.

Rent, Don't Buy, the American Dream

Given the current state of the market, it is time to rethink the importance of home ownership in achieving wealth.