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Tue Feb 17


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Jennlee222 replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 7:15 AM

Re: Advice To Help With Ice Dams?

In my previous house I had a place prone to damming. I used a roof rake mostly to prevent dams. However, if a dam is there already and you don't have the electric melting cables, one way is to take ice melt crystals (like what you put out on icy [more]

Mon Feb 16


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Jennlee222 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 8:07 AM

Re: Still another IRA question

My then-fiancee had to remove his 2012 contribution when we were working on his taxes because he earned too much. It wasn't a big hassle. I think he called the place that held the IRA and they helped him. There might have been a form for the taxes, [more]


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Jennlee222 replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 7:50 AM

Re: Plumbing Question

This happened to friends of ours during a super cold snap. The leak was in the line between the street and their home (basically under their front yard) and so it was not technically the city's problem, although I think the city did come out and help [more]

Mon Feb 9


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Jennlee222 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 7:36 AM

Re: cordless vacuum

My mother really likes the Dyson cordless rechargeable vacuum (DC-59 is the one she has I think). Her SO gave it to her for Christmas and she was pretty annoyed because she didn't want a vacuum and didn't think she'd like it, but now she loves it.

Tue Feb 3


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Jennlee222 replied to the Tax Strategies board. 1:13 PM

Re: Charitable Contribution - Turbo Tax

IRS publication 561 does talk about determining FMV from replacement cost - maybe that's where they are getting it?

The cost of buying, building, or manufacturing property similar to the donated item should be considered in determining [more]


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Jennlee222 posted to the Tax Strategies board. 11:27 AM

Charitable Contribution - Turbo Tax

We had our kitchen redone in 2014. Our cabinets were in good shape and were not old, but we needed to change the layout of the kitchen so we went with new cabinets.

Our remodeling company told us that if we donated our cabinets, we could [more]

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