Back-to-school in AZ: think tax credits!

Summer vacation season is coming to an end here in Arizona, even if summer temps are not leaving us. Now is a good time to take a look at two things related to the new school year: back-to-school budgets and tax credits. I don't have to tell any of you who are parents that kids … Continue reading Back-to-school in AZ: think tax credits!

4 Beloved F-words for the New Year!

I feel a mix of excitement and trepidation as I ponder my new year's resolutions while also thinking about a new year of blogs.  So with that, I would like to share my thoughts on some well-loved "F-words” that commonly pop up on the resolution list.

Are you a planner or a pantser?

Now that the Early Decision college apps are behind us, I can get down to the real business of November...writing!!!  (Did you think I was going to say financial planning?) For the last four years, our household has participated in NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that promotes writing a 50,000 word novel in … Continue reading Are you a planner or a pantser?