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Monthly Archives: May 2011

Empty commercial property rate relief must stay

Empty property tax relief needs to remain in Scotland, it has been said. Empty commercial property rate relief should remain in Scotland in order to help the industry, it has been said. The Scottish Property Federation (SPF) has called for the rate relief for vacant premises to remain, saying the fragile economy would not be [...]

Tips For Making the Most of Your Tax Refund

Most people dread tax season.  They are certain that they will lose more money than they can handle or are anticipating.  However, many others find themselves receiving satisfactory refunds of over $2,000.  The following advice should help you prepare for your tax refund as well as figure out what to do with the refund money [...]

Avoid Debt with Renters Insurance

If you’re trying to get out of debt, you might be resistant to making any purchases, but there are a few purchases that are actually justified if you’re hoping to make smart financial decisions – and one of those purchases is renters insurance. Like homeowners insurance, renters insurance protects you in the case of an [...]

Jump Start Your Emergency Fund

When people hear the word debt, they often think of excessive credit card usage or multiple loans with high interest rates. While credit cards and loans may often be culprits, other factors such as unexpected accidents, loss of a job or a sudden illness can cause people to lose a primary – if not sole [...]