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Your Tax Return: Bring it Home




Your Tax Return: Bring it Home | Keeping Current Matters

This time of year, many people eagerly check their mailboxes looking for their tax return check from the IRS. But, what do most people plan to do with the money? GO Banking Rates recently surveyed Americans and asked the question – “What do you plan on doing with your tax refund?”

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Real Estate Mogul: Here’s Why You Should Buy




Real Estate Mogul: Here’s Why You Should Buy | Keeping Current Matters

Real Estate mogul, Sean Conlon, host of The Deed: Chicago on CNBC, was recently asked the question, should you buy? Or should you rent a house?

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How Fast Can You Save for a Down Payment?




How Fast Can You Save for a Down Payment? | Keeping Current Matters

Saving for a down payment is often the biggest hurdle for a first-time homebuyer. Depending on where you live, median income, median rents, and home prices all vary. So, we set out to find out how long would it take you to save for a down payment in each state?

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Slaying Home Buying Myths [INFOGRAPHIC]




Slaying Home Buying Myths [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

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Tax Return Depressing? Owning a Home Could Help




Tax Return Depressing? Owning a Home Could Help | Keeping Current Matters

Many Americans got some depressing news last week; either their tax return was not as large as they had hoped or, in some cases, they were told they owed additional money to either the Federal or State government or both. One way to save on taxes is to own your own home

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