Did you know that AARP does NOT limit their services to people who are over 50? They will prepare individual tax returns for anyone who shows up with their paperwork, regardless of age or income. There are some limitations based on complexity of the return, e.g. a sole proprietor can get a return done if s/he has no employees, but an incorporated business cannot. Please pass on this information to your clients! http://www.aarp.org/money/taxes/aarp_taxaide/
Toyota, Nissan, Honda and BMW are all part of a recall regarding airbags. Seems under humidity and heat, these airbags not only deploy, but canisters at the center explode launching pieces of metal, like shrapnel into the vehicle. 4 fatalities and numerous injuries have been reported. Read this article through ABC7 News for more information. http://7online.com/news/car-owners-urged-to-take-immediate-action-over-airbags/358606/
Clark Howard, consumer-centric radio host, reported yesterday newly announced plans from Verizon, T-Mobile and Sprint. The new plans advertise major savings for the consumer, however, comments on the blog give you the next layer of info, which are true and which are scams. ClarkHoward.com breaks down the new advertised plans, rates and the breakdown of how some of these plans will only dig deeper into the pockets of Data Hogs. Know they usage. But the real story is in the comments section. The Sprint Family Plan advertises 10 lines and 20G of [...]
Exposure to toxins—like the well-reported mercury in tuna—is as prevalent in some fish, as well as antibiotics (some of which have been banned in the United States), pesticides, and PCBs. Those are all before the natural contaminants of parasites and E coli found in some farm fisheries. The nonprofit, Food and Water Watch, looked at all the varieties of fish, how species are farmed, levels of toxic contaminants like mercury or PCBs in the fish, Here are recommended fish that all of us should avoid, no matter what, and some [...]
Well this scandal went right under our noses! Back in March, a Washington Post reporter did an undercover investigation to see if T-Mobile and AT&T were overcharging customers for prepaid plans. He found that customers were being charged for minutes even after ending phone calls! Makes it hard to create a workable phone budget! Be sure to check your bill. Time your calls and don’t back down when discussing improprieties with your representative. Get the full story here.
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