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  Topic: This is it. I'm going to do this.
J S Machine

Replies: 5
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Post image iconForum: Personal Finance   Posted: Wed Jan 19, 2011 4:38 pm   Subject: This is it. I'm going to do this.
I have struggled with my finances over the past couple of years, and even made attempts to get them under control and do better. Each time, I found myself spiraling back down to the bottom and clawing ...
  Topic: W-4...Can someone please explain this to me
J S Machine

Replies: 3
Views: 19687

Post image iconForum: Taxes   Posted: Wed Jan 19, 2011 12:41 pm   Subject: W-4...Can someone please explain this to me
The mortgage interest is at about $8k and daycare costs are at about $5k. That puts us at $13K right there, so we are into the "itemized" deduction category.
  Topic: W-4...Can someone please explain this to me
J S Machine

Replies: 3
Views: 19687

Post image iconForum: Taxes   Posted: Tue Jan 18, 2011 9:52 pm   Subject: W-4...Can someone please explain this to me
First off let me say that I am an idiot when it comes to taxes, and I can't stand the idea of actually trying to understand them. I am trying though.

My objective is to fill out a W-4 correctly and ...
  Topic: Trying to create a budget in excel, not having any luck.
J S Machine

Replies: 8
Views: 2029

Post image iconForum: Personal Finance   Posted: Tue Jul 21, 2009 4:16 pm   Subject: Trying to create a budget in excel, not having any luck.
Coaster - I am talking bout my own versions, not versions I got elsewhere. I have tried about 10 times to do my own.

I had no luck in the beginning trying to taylor another version I got somewhere ...
  Topic: Trying to create a budget in excel, not having any luck.
J S Machine

Replies: 8
Views: 2029

Post image iconForum: Personal Finance   Posted: Tue Jul 21, 2009 4:02 pm   Subject: Trying to create a budget in excel, not having any luck.
sure I'll send it in a sec. Thanks.
  Topic: Trying to create a budget in excel, not having any luck.
J S Machine

Replies: 8
Views: 2029

Post image iconForum: Personal Finance   Posted: Tue Jul 21, 2009 3:40 pm   Subject: Trying to create a budget in excel, not having any luck.
I have been working on trying to get a budget started in excel for about a week now, and I must have scrapped about 10 different versions that I told myself were final. Problem is, it is so involved t ...
  Topic: What is the best way to start a budget?
J S Machine

Replies: 24
Views: 9176

Post image iconForum: Personal Finance   Posted: Wed Jun 24, 2009 9:11 pm   Subject: What is the best way to start a budget?
I have only had one thread here on this forum and I got some very good advice from it. You can read that thread here: http://www.money-talk.org/thread11853-0-asc-0.html

Since then, I have bounced m ...
  Topic: Need Advice on how to get financially stable.
J S Machine

Replies: 26
Views: 9357

Post image iconForum: Personal Finance   Posted: Tue Feb 17, 2009 4:12 pm   Subject: Need Advice on how to get financially stable.
With all advice taken, I want to make something clear. My car and my wife's car may be expensive, but we will not be changing that part of our budget unless we have to. I know that some of you keep te ...
  Topic: Need Advice on how to get financially stable.
J S Machine

Replies: 26
Views: 9357

Post image iconForum: Personal Finance   Posted: Tue Feb 17, 2009 11:43 am   Subject: Need Advice on how to get financially stable.
This is a quote of myself from a post above concerning my house.

"I bought the house that we live in in November of '06. I had just turned 22 when I bought it, and it is very nice. In my town, it w ...
  Topic: Need Advice on how to get financially stable.
J S Machine

Replies: 26
Views: 9357

Post image iconForum: Personal Finance   Posted: Tue Feb 17, 2009 3:08 am   Subject: Need Advice on how to get financially stable.
JS, I know a lot of people use this as their reason for not increasing withholding and it's always an excuse: "I can't save, so it's like a savings account." I've heard that over and over. It's an ...
  Topic: Need Advice on how to get financially stable.
J S Machine

Replies: 26
Views: 9357

Post image iconForum: Personal Finance   Posted: Mon Feb 16, 2009 9:15 pm   Subject: Need Advice on how to get financially stable.
1) Observation: if you're getting a tax refund that's enough to pay off that credit card then you're having way too much withheld.

-I know that alot of people will have this opinion, but I actuall ...
  Topic: Need Advice on how to get financially stable.
J S Machine

Replies: 26
Views: 9357

Post image iconForum: Personal Finance   Posted: Mon Feb 16, 2009 8:53 pm   Subject: Need Advice on how to get financially stable.
One thing I have never been able to do is buy something and it hold its value. I swear that cars are the worst, and they jsut simply amaze me how bad they deprciate. I bought my truck that I also own, ...
  Topic: Need Advice on how to get financially stable.
J S Machine

Replies: 26
Views: 9357

Post image iconForum: Personal Finance   Posted: Mon Feb 16, 2009 7:59 pm   Subject: Need Advice on how to get financially stable.
Ok. Here are some basic things that need to be stated. This will be long but here we go.

My wife and i both work at the same company, and our jobs are fairly stable. I know mine will be, and I know ...
  Topic: Need Advice on how to get financially stable.
J S Machine

Replies: 26
Views: 9357

Post image iconForum: Personal Finance   Posted: Mon Feb 16, 2009 6:05 pm   Subject: Need Advice on how to get financially stable.
Hello everyone.

I found this forum doing a search for fiancial guidance forums. I have a couple of things that I need to address with my financial situation, and I am hoping to be able to talk abo ...
 
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