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The Cost Of Raising A Toddler From Age 2-4

If you're anything like me, you might not know the cost of raising a child. Following are the types of expenses generally required when raising a toddler age 2-4. Included are average daycare costs, toys for toddlers, medical expenses, food, and clothing costs. I've even broken it down so you know the cost of raising a child per year.

When A Loved One Can’t Or Won’t Manage Their Money

Showing someone else how to manage money may be easy when that someone is your teenager. If you're trying to help another member of your family who's asking you for money, giving them money management tips is probably not going to be as easy. Here are some things you can do when dealing with a loved one who cannot or will not manage their money.

Cash For Gold… Is It Worth It To Sell Old Gold Jewelry Through The Mail?

No matter where you ultimately decide to sell your gold for cash, check here first for today's gold prices. That way, you know how much your gold pieces are REALLY worth. You will also want to have some idea of the overall weight of your gold, as well as how many pieces are 14k or 18k (which is most common in gold jewelry) and how many are 24k (the purest form of gold). The higher the karat, the more your gold is worth.

Is now the best time for refinancing your mortgage? Here's why I chose to go for a home refinance and what I needed to do to lower my mortgage rate.

When, How, And Why To Refinance Your Mortgage (Plus How Much It Costs, What You Need To Qualify, And How Long It Takes!)

Refinancing my mortgage recently was definitely the right move for me, but it may not be for you! In this article, you will find out: 1) Is it a good time to refinance your home now -- see when it makes sense and when it doesn’t. 2) How to refinance your home -- details about each of the steps to refinance a home. 3) How much it costs to refinance a home mortgage -- and how to lower those costs. 4) What is required to qualify for a home refinance. 5) How long it takes to do a home refinance these days.

Some Legitimate Dog Tax Deductions You Can Actually Take!

These are actual tax deductions, as quoted by people 'in the know' who share their advice about tax write-offs, as they relate to dogs. (Including dog foster parents, dog breeders, guard dog owners, Instagram influencers, and more!) Most of us cannot deduct our dogs or any expenses associated with them on our IRS tax returns. But that doesn’t stop people from trying! Lots of funny dog write-off stories here, too.