December 2013

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The Dramatic Adventure of My New Car Purchase

by Sophia Bera December 18, 2013

I have some sad news to report: my beloved, Carla, has died unexpectedly.  No, Carla, was not my grandmother, she was my 1997 Toyota Corolla with 218,800 miles on her.  She is the infamous car that was the subject of my post on Why I’ll Never Buy a New Car that I wrote back in […]

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How to Max Out Your Retirement Contributions in 2014

by Sophia Bera December 11, 2013

This is the post where I did the math so that you don’t have to!  Did you max out your retirement accounts last year?  If you’re like most Americans, probably not.  The New Year is right around the corner and now is a great time to increase your contributions on your retirement accounts.  If you’re […]

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Tax Tips for Millennials

by Sophia Bera December 4, 2013

Taxes are not the most exciting thing in the world, so I thought I’d start with this short video on Cats Doing Taxes from one of my favorite non-profits AccountAbility Minnesota.  (BTW: if you search for “funny tax videos” on YouTube, the results stink.  Note to CPAs everywhere: please make a funny tax video that […]

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