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Obamacare, and the Tax Implications of Boomerang Kids

The Affordable Care Act (a.k.a Obamacare) may create some unique tax considerations for parents whose adult children have moved back in with them (Boomerang Kids) due to the still-struggling economy, according to a new study by tax preparer Jackson Hewitt.

Around 12 million young adults moved back…

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There Will Be Acid

Have you noticed that the practice of fracking for gas and oil has been controversial lately? Just wait until oil companies start pouring tons of dangerous acid into wells to get at oil reserves trapped in shale. This is what may soon be happening in California, according to a couple…

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Why You Should Complain to Your CU on Facebook

A recent drama that played out on Navy Federal Credit Union’s Facebook page underscores the main reason why you should use social media to complain to your credit union: It gets results, fast.

Navy FCU is no ordinary credit union. With more than $50 billion in assets and four…

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