Financial Planning

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Focus on South Florida: Financial Planning & Tax Tips

Financial planning in 2015 can save you big bucks. And it’s not too late to save on your 2014 taxes. We focus on what you can do between now and April 15th, to give the IRS less of your hard-earned money.

My TV 33–02/02/2015

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Focus on South Florida: Year-End Tax Planning

‘Tis the season to do some year-end tax planning. December is always a busy time with family and holiday tradition, but this month is also an important time to take stock of your personal finances. We focus on ways you can save money now with advice from a certified financial planner.

My TV 33–12/08/2014

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College Affordability: Know Your Federal Student Loan Repayment Options

More than 70 percent of undergraduate college students take out student loans to help with college costs. The U.S. Department of Education offers several different repayment plans to ease the burden of loan payments for new graduates as they work to establish their careers.


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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?


Electronic Tax Filing

Best E-Filing Programs For Tax Returns

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



5 Tips For Doing Your Own Taxes

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


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5 Tax-Deductible Items You May Have Missed

Who doesn’t want to save a little (or a lot of) extra money at tax time? Claiming all the deductions for which you are eligible can significantly reduce your tax bill.



Tax Tips For Retirees

With careful planning, you may find yourself paying the IRS much less than you have in years past.


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Education Dept. Looks Into Course To Teach Students About Personal Finances

A course which teaches students about their personal finances and planning for the future could be put in place without spending a lot of money.


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What Is The Best Way To Make And Keep A Budget?

Should tracking your money be a part of your daily routine? Or is it better to set a plan, sit back and watch?

CBS Miami–08/24/2013