How Freelancers and Gig Economy Workers Can Prepare for Tax Season

February 27, 2024
If you're a gig economy worker, you know how much more financial housekeeping you need to do. And come tax season, you can expect to be faced with extra hurdles. The good news is that there are things you can do to make filing your returns easier.
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What You Need to Know About Filing Taxes 7 Steps to Prep for Tax Season
February 7, 2024
We'll walk you through what documents you may need to gather, ways to file your taxes, some common tax credits to be aware of and how to prepare if you owe taxes or expect a refund. Read more.
DES-634 (1)How to Talk to Your Partner About Debt
January 29, 2024
When it comes to the topic of debt in a relationship, it can take your anxiety level up a few notches—and for good reason. The good news is that with a bit of tact and transparency, you can navigate this with finesse. Here's how to go about it. Read more.
Can You Collect Unemployment and Social Security?Can You Collect Unemployment and Social Security?
January 17, 2024
Is it possible to collect unemployment benefits and Social Security income at the same time? This guide explains how it works and who is eligible. Read more.
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November 21, 2023
While many Americans make resolutions involving improving their finances, 80% of folks abandon their resolutions by February. So, how can people build positive habits in the long run? Let's look at some steps you can take to improve financial patterns. Read more.
DES-522-6How to Stick to a Budget During the Holidays
October 26, 2023
Just because money is tight, doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate and spread holiday cheer with friends and family. Here are some simple ways you can avoid busting your wallet and stick to a budget this season. Read more.
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September 11, 2023
Social media is full of “verified” money gurus. So, how do you separate the legit tips from the duds? Understanding the difference between credible and questionable financial advice requires two separate skills, and we break them both down. Read more.
Hassan blogFrom College to Covid: Meet Hassan Thomas
May 2, 2023
Author and founder of FYI FLI (For Your Information: Financial Literacy & Investing), Hassan Thomas shares how he went from college to Covid to helping young people build healthier relationships with money. Read more.
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April 24, 2023
In this post, we go over how much your phone bill should cost, what impacts the price you pay and how you can lower the cost of your cellular plan. Read more.