Tax Season

Make the most of your tax refund.

Your tax refund is here, and suddenly you’re envisioning all the items that you can buy. Although small luxuries are a healthy part of any financial plan, when it comes to funding infusions like tax returns, holiday bonuses, or unexpected windfalls, saving at least some of that money is important. And when you do, make the most out of those funds by thinking about your financial goals.

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor

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Key tax tips that can help you maximize your savings

This time of year is filled with a lot of hustle and bustle, from finding that must-have toy to fitting concerts, family gatherings, and work parties into your schedule. Consequently, tax planning might be the last thing on your mind, but waiting until April to think about taxes can cost you in unclaimed deductibles and credits. By taking action now, you can get the maximum tax benefits when filing time comes around. Plus, it’s never too early to start thinking about next year’s taxes. Here are some year-end and new-year tax tips that can make filing less stressful and more financially rewarding.

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor