Think twice before using your tax refund to buy a car — at least for the short term.
Many Americans are planning to use their refund checks to buy a car, according to CarMax.
Some lawmakers warn a debt ceiling fight could slow refunds even more.
More than one-third of Americans getting tax refunds will spend their refunds on car repairs, maintenance or buying a new car.
Here are five smart ways to put your tax refund to work.
Various tax refund surveys find Americans have many uses for their tax refunds, from saving it to paying basic necessities to paying down debt to splurging.
During tax season, many first-time homebuyers turn to their tax refunds as a down payment option. Is this a smart move?
Refund anticipation loans are almost a thing of the past, but other costly tax-related products, and predators, are still out there.
The federal tax agency won’t be immune to temporarily laying off workers due to sequestration, but it will postpone action until after tax filing season ends.
Federal furloughs because of sequestration could mean that the Internal Revenue Service’s processing of returns, and refunds, will be slowed.