Ah, tax season. On April 15th, many Americans will find themselves crying on the curb while others will be skipping the sidewalks. It’s a strange time when our nation comes together to reconcile with the IRS and find out whether they owe or are owed.
For the lucky bunch who properly managed their taxes and are owed money, it can be a time when it’s tempting to go buck wild with spending. In actuality, one in four Americans have spent their refunds wisely – paying down debt.
So, instead of going crazy, we’ll offer a few other smart tips on how to wisely handle a tax refund and even set yourself up to score big in the future as a result of the IRS’ payment.