Posts tagged: tax refunds
With tonight's tax deadline just six hours away, we looked about to see what people are saying they'll do with any refunds they get back from the government.
A recent survey by the National Retail Association found 42 percent said they will use refund dollars to pay down debt. Another 42 percent (which may overlap with the first 42 percent) say they will bolster savings accounts.
Only 13 percent, the Grasshopper Constituency, say they'll use the bucks to splurge on something.
We noticed, not surprisingly, that Allstate Insurance came up with a set of recommendations for refund money.
Sent by email, the suggestions include the big surprise — buying life insurance. OK, that makes sense, if you haven't done so already.
What else did Allstate think was a good idea: