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IRS Pumps Up the Savings Rocketing gas prices this year have prompted the Internal Revenue Service to increase the standard mileage-rate deduction for qualifying business-related driving expenses by 8 cents per mile. This means that the rate in effect for the first half of 2008 (January 1 to J...
ARM Yourself Against Higher Payments? According to CoreLogic, nearly 300,000 subprime adjustable-rate mortgages (ARMs) are scheduled to reset throughout the summer months of 2008. For many borrowers, this means higher monthly mortgage payments with a rate increase of 1 or 2 percentage points -...
Best Bet Home Improvements If you're looking to improve the appearance of your home for resale, or you just want an updated look for your own enjoyment, there are a few things you must consider before beginning any costly project. Sure, you can spend a lot on something purely for the personal...