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Lars Gilberts, United Way Center for Financial Stability (Source: CBS4)

Focus on South Florida: Tax Help & Tax Scams

We are now officially in the final one-month countdown to the 2013 income tax deadline. The I-R-S Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program offers free tax preparation to people who qualify. We focus on the “VITA” program — who can benefit from the service, why so many people are not taking advantage of it, and how to avoid the numerous tax scams circulating out there.

My TV 33–03/16/2014

(Credit, Meghan Ross)

Should You E-File Or See A Tax Specialist For Your Returns?

When it comes to figuring your taxes, should you rely on software or turn to a pro?

03/03/2014

Electronic Tax Filing

Best E-Filing Programs For Tax Returns

Forget the stress of tax season by using one of these e-filing programs.

03/03/2014

Taxes

5 Tips For Doing Your Own Taxes

Save money — and maximize your refund — with these tips for doing your taxes all on you own.

03/03/2014

(AP)

Roth IRA Could Be Called “The Greatest Gift Ever”

Parents do a lot for their kids but do you know how to make your teen a millionaire?

CBS4–02/28/2014

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Scott Asks Ethics Panel To Examine His Finances

Governor Rick Scott asked an ethics panel to examine his finances to see if a blind trust he set up to handle his massive assets is in compliance with a new state ethics law.

CBS Miami–09/13/2013

(Source: miamibabymama.com)

Report: Miami-Dade Library Closures Down To Just Four

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez revealed Thursday that the deep budget cuts will only close four libraries and not the worst case scenario of 22 libraries closing.

CBS Miami–08/16/2013

Javier Quinones, Financial Planner (Source: CBSMiami)

Focus on South Florida

Just in time for the start of a new year, we help you plan a strategy to keep your personal finances in check in 2013.   8137121    

My TV 33–01/07/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Free Credit Score Reports For Wells Fargo Customers

Do you feel ready to approach lenders about a car or home loan? If you’re a Wells Fargo customer, take advantage of their credit score check first.

CBS4–10/12/2012

Billy Corben

Miami Filmmaker’s “Broke” Delves Into Athletes’ Financial Problems

South Florida filmmaker Billy Corben’s latest ESPN film, “Broke,” dealt with a topic that is tough for most athletes to talk about, having it all and losing it all. Corben also took time while talking to CBS4 to weigh in on the UM-Notre Dame game on Saturday.

CBS Miami–10/05/2012

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