Generic Epipen Alternative from CVS for $110 Cash or $10 with Insurance

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If you are like me and have to purchase multiple Epipens every year, you may like to know that CVS has a new generic Epipen alternative with a cash cost of $110 with a cost of $10 for many people with commercial health insurance. In most cases, the … [Read the rest]

Bought Milk? Fresh Milk Class Action Settlement

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If you bought any dairy products between 2003 and the present, and live (or have lived) in any one of the following states: Arizona, California, the District of Columbia, Kansas, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, … [Read the rest]

Andrews Federal Credit Union 84-Month Certificate at 3.01% APY

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Updated 1/23/17. It appears that Andrews FCU has quietly added back this 7-year 3% APY CD on their share certificate rates page. I don't know how long this will last. Thanks to FI35 for the tip. Please see my Andrews Federal Credit Union … [Read the rest]

New Year’s Resolutions: Nudge Yourself Towards Success

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It's now late January. According to "the internet", over 30% of people have already failed at their New Year's Resolution. Well, I say let’s have a do-over since I haven’t even got around to making mine yet. Jonathan Clements has an excellent … [Read the rest]

H&R Block Desktop Tax Software Discounts: Deluxe Federal + State $21

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If you are looking for downloadable desktop tax software that doesn't require your Social Security Number and financial details to be stored in the cloud, here's a solid deal on H&R Block Tax Software 2016. NewEgg has a 33% off H&R Block Tax … [Read the rest]

TurboTax Discounts with State Farm Bank Account (Discontinued for 2016)

Update. In case you were waiting, there will be no special TurboTax discount for State Farm bank and mutual fund customers for tax year 2016. Taken from the TurboTax FAQ. It was nice while it lasted. Thanks to Eric and Michael for the heads … [Read the rest]

The Jack Bogle Appreciation Curve

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Jack Bogle is rightfully respected and there are probably over a hundred mentions of his name on this site. His message of common sense, simple, low-cost investing continues to spread since he first opened the Vanguard 500 Index fund to the public … [Read the rest]

New Year’s Checklists: What Is Your Financial Priority List?

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Updated for 2017. You've worked hard and you have some money to put away for your future self. What should you do with your money? There is no definitive list, but each person can create their own with common components. You may also want to … [Read the rest]

Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card Review: 5% Back at Amazon

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Chase and Amazon have rolled out the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card, a new credit card (not store card) available only to Amazon Prime members. I'm surprised how much mainstream press coverage this card received. Highlights: 5% … [Read the rest]

Wells Fargo $250 New Checking Account Bonus

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Wells Fargo has a $250 bonus offer for new checking account customers. You can open any consumer checking account except for Teen Checking. The prepaid Wells Fargo EasyPay® Card is not eligible. You must open the account from the special bonus … [Read the rest]

Alaska Airlines and Virgin America Merger: 10,000 Free Alaska Miles

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As Virgin America and Alaska Airlines have closed on their merger/acquisition, they are moving towards merging the two frequent flier programs. If you were a Virgin America Elevate member as of December 5, 2016 and they haven't found a matching … [Read the rest]

IRS Estimated Taxes Due Dates 2017

If you have significant self-employment or other income outside of your W-2 paycheck that is not subject to witholding (interest, rents, dividends, alimony), you may need to send the IRS some money before the usual tax-filing time. This is my … [Read the rest]