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Thanks to Momondealz for bringing us this informative post each week. Although tax season is over, tax questions arise year round. My husband is an experienced accountant and will be answering questions sent to me at momondeals@yahoo.com Question: Do I have to pay taxes on an item sent by a company to review? Answer: As far as products for review, ...

Guest Post on Getting Fit Frugally

If you're a mom, you know how difficult it can be to fit in excercise. Many women join gyms and take advantage of their daycare facilities. Unfortunately, gym memberships were one of the first things to go when we cut our budget in order for me to stay home with the kids. However, staying fit ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Father’s Day

Each week Mom on Dealz brings you a craft to do with your kids that is fun, educational, and frugal. Since Sunday is Father's Day, I couldn't let that holiday pass without a cute and inexpensive craft made just for dad! This craft is combination of 2 other crafts I have seen done before. **Flag Day is ...

Ask an Accountant

Thanks to Momondealz for this informative post each week! Although tax season is over, tax questions arise year round. My husband is an experienced accountant and will be answering questions sent to me at momondeals@yahoo.com Question: What expenses can you not claim on your taxes? Answer: The items not deductible are expenses that would not be used to generate a ...

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Although tax season is over, tax questions arise year round. Mr. Mom on Dealz is an experienced accountant and will be answering questions sent to me at momondeals@yahoo.com I have received A LOT of questions lately about setting up a business. I wrote a post HERE about deciding on what entity to be. My husband (the ...

Kids Frugal Fun- Money style!

Each week Mom on Dealz  brings you a kid friendly craft that is fun, educational, and frugal! June 1st is a little known holiday-"Flip Coin Day". There are so many activities that can be done with coins but I have picked my favorites and listed them below. Piggy Bank Materials: Oatmeal container, coffee container, pringles can, etc sturdy cardboard Knife (for ...

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Although tax season is over, tax questions arise year round. Mom on Dealz'  husband is an experienced accountant and will be answering questions sent to me at momondeals@yahoo.com Question: I read on Yahoo today that Social Security Tax is being raised. The article said that in 2012 the rate will go up to 12.4%, meaning 12.4% of a ...

Kids Frugal Fun- Memorial Day

Each week I bring you a craft that is fun, educational, and frugal! Since this week is Memorial Day, I thought it would be appropriate to make a craft honoring the sacrifice of our nation's heroes. Thanks to Enchanted Learning for this week's idea. My educational modifications are at the bottom. Materials: Oatmeal container red and white streamers ...

Kids Frugal Fun- Bird Feeders

Thanks to Momondealz for bringing this post to us! Each week I bring you a fun, educational, and frugal craft that you can complete with your child. Since warmer weather is finally here and bird families are everywhere, I thought this would perfect. Will loves seeing birds at our hummingbird feeder and now hopefully we can ...

Kids Frugal Fun

Each week I bring you a craft that is fun, frugal, and educational! This week I chose to share one that can help with discipline. As an early childhood educator I believe very strongly in positive reinforcement. Some may feel that this is "bribing" but the reality is that by reinforcing your child's good behavior ...