Wizard Amanda’s Resolutions for the Year


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Amanda's New Year's Resolutions It's the start of a new year and for many of us that means resolution time! However for me it means really nothing more than the day before. People ask me, "What are your goals for the new year?" "Did you make any resolutions?" For me the answer is always, "No." I have never been a good goal maker. In high school every trimester we would be required to write down goals for each class in that current trimester. I always lied and said the most common goals I … [Read more...]

Tax Refunds are STUPID! Don’t Fall Into the Trap


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Stupid Tax Refunds Yeah, that's right, I said it. Tax refunds are STUPID! It is amazing how many people I talk with that "can't wait to get my tax check." Highly educated people that are both friends and family. Why? Why are they so excited? Why are they enamored with the fact that they just gave the Federal Government an interest free loan for the last 12 months? If you get a tax refund (with the exception of EIC, and some special circumstances) STOP! If anyone needs an interest free … [Read more...]

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