| Feb 16, 2012
| 12:13 PM
“Ripped off, taken, scammed,” said Ashley Everman, about how she felt after trying to get a rapid anticipation loan, which she thought would provide her with $1,500 within 24 hours of filing her taxes.
She said she did not find out until...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 10:59 AM
If you are heading down to Walmart in the next few months to pick up some toilet paper, cereal and socks you might also want to take those W-2 forms along.
Walmarts across the country launched tax season Monday with the opening of free tax help kiosks....
| Jan 9, 2012
| 6:51 AM
Walmart has partnered with Jackson Hewitt Tax Service and H&R Block to provide customers with an easy way to get taxes completed in Walmart stores nationwide while shopping.
| Jan 4, 2012
| 8:04 AM
Now is the time to make the hard decision: Are you going to walk away from your underwater home?
Uncle Sam is still giving homeowners until Dec. 31 to go through a short sale or foreclosure without tax consequences -- as long as the lender officially...
| Nov 20, 2011
Year-end tax planning these next several weeks will be refreshingly straightforward for a change.
The past few years have been fraught with so much uncertainty about income tax rates, estate taxes and expiring deductions that planning wasn't easy. A year...
| May 24, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Here's your tell-me-another-one Tuesday roundup of consumer news from around the Web: --Irony alert: Jackson Hewitt Tax Service, the second-largest tax preparer in the United States, helping millions of people avoid financial trouble, has filed for...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 1:06 PM
As every Hagerstown teen knows, there isn't much to do in town on a Saturday night. Right?
That's not true for Saturday, Jan. 29, when Youth United Way hosts Rock Fest 2011 at Leitersburg Cinemas, north of Hagerstown.
Doors open at 4 p.m. Tickets cost...