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Home upgrades are expensive, but you could earn back some of that cash when tax season rolls around. Whether you made upgrades last year or are planning some for 2016, keep these expert suggestions in mind (and talk to your tax advisor for personalized advice).

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3 Tax Breaks Every Parent Needs to Know About

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Here’s What People Would Really Do If They Won the Lottery

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3 Money Resolutions Everyone Should Make in 2016

Set yourself up for a financially successful new year. 

5 Ways to Make the Most of Credit-Card Rewards

With this season’s flurry of purchasing—and the pileup of points on your cards—knowing how to work those rewards programs can make a difference. But who has the time to wade through the details? Real Simple asked Matt Schulz, a senior industry analyst at, a marketplace and resource center, to short-list the best strategies.