Thursday, January 20, 2011


Apparently there are new restrictions for those of us who itemize deductions. We can't file until after February 14th. See for more details. So much for rewarding those paying most of the government's bills. It'll be nice if they change that. I like the money back as soon as possible - January is always nice. I bet a lot of frugal people will be changing their with holdings this next year.

Back to Basics

I found a good overall article for those just looking into what to do. Many of us have our own preferences as to what we should be tightening and relaxing financially. We've read a lot and many people have come to ask what is most important. Besides the wise counsel I'm sure you'll give, consider having them look at this article. It's a good basic "I can start from here" description for those who want to tighten up financially. Go to
It is from Emergency Essentials, but you don't have to buy any products to enjoy their articles!

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