Pam Britz’s Credit Score Repair Strategies

I’ve talked to many clients about credit score repair – and I’ve seen how true this is: it’s easy to get yourself deep into credit problems.  I’ve even seen that it’s not always the people that you’d expect. I have Sugar Land clients who have built tight financial systems – and it can still occur to them. In other words, … Read More

Pam Britz’s Credit Score Repair Strategies

Student Loan Forgiveness Guidelines for Sugar Land Grads

There’s a lot of upheaval in Washington (and across the country) over this whole student loan forgiveness decision from the White House. Some Sugar Land people are exultant, some are… well, less than thrilled. For the extremely-online-all-the-time crowd, it’s likely you’ve moved on to the next outrage. But normal Sugar Land people are still getting their heads around it – … Read More

Student Loan Forgiveness Guidelines for Sugar Land Grads

Pam Britz on How (and Why) to Invest in Savings Bonds

The economy has caused some turmoil as of late. Markets haven’t been kind for the last couple weeks, and it is yet to be seen what impacts the student loan relief will have on the economy at large (if it, indeed, doesn’t get struck down by legal challenge). And speaking of, there may yet be some tax ramifications to that loan … Read More

Pam Britz on How (and Why) to Invest in Savings Bonds

When Married Filing Separately Makes Sense for Sugar Land Couples

You likely were invited to one Sugar Land wedding or another this summer (or perhaps YOU were doing the inviting?) … ’tis the season. If you were the one saying vows, many congrats!  Weddings are the fun part. The part of that whole “two become one” reality that’s not as fun is navigating the tax ramifications. Whether that’s you or … Read More

When Married Filing Separately Makes Sense for Sugar Land Couples

Pam Britz’s Tips on Tracking Subscription Services

87,000. All weekend I’ve seen that number flashing through the headlines – and I’ve seen the panic on the part of some of my Sugar Land clients.  A quick recap, if you’re in the non-news-imbibing crowd: The perhaps-Orwellian-named Inflation Reduction Act (or IRA, for short … which is slightly confusing in relation to “Individual Retirement Accounts,” the other IRA) which was … Read More

Pam Britz’s Tips on Tracking Subscription Services

Pam Britz’s Tax Planning Tips for 2022

The British saying “Keep calm and carry on” seems like a good motto to live by in uncertain times like these. Still, a little freak-out about what lies ahead is totally normal, even expected. Plunging ahead through the rest of 2022, which is most likely to be rough waters economically, doesn’t mean you have to lose your head, though (even … Read More

Pam Britz’s Tax Planning Tips for 2022

Gas Savings for Every Sugar Land Driver

There’s something truly American about the summer family road trip. Piling into the car with your luggage and favorite snacks in tow, getting out on the miles and miles of paved road, gazing at the stretches of wild scenery (or maybe just fields and cows)… it’s all a little romantic. That is… until you need to fill up your tank … Read More

Gas Savings for Every Sugar Land Driver

Your Sugar Land Rundown for Calling the IRS

Do you remember the days of yore when you’d call someone and the phone would keep ringing and ringing with no answer? And you were okay with that because you’d just call them back later hoping to reach them?  No? Oh yeah. Me neither. The world has changed. When you call someone, you either expect them to pick up or … Read More

Your Sugar Land Rundown for Calling the IRS

Contracting or Employee – How Sugar Land Job Seekers Decide

A lot of Sugar Land people say, “more money, more problems.” While that saying is partially true, I think a lot of us would be only too happy to get a little more green in our bank accounts considering the current inflation situation. Especially those working for minimum wage.  Right now, the federal minimum wage sits at $7.25/hr. In an … Read More

Contracting or Employee – How Sugar Land Job Seekers Decide

Effects of Inflation: Plan for This, Sugar Land Investors

A lot of us Sugar Land investors are feeling the effects of inflation. And I want to help you navigate through it as best I can. This week, I want to take some time to break down how it could be affecting your investment portfolio. (But Pam … I don’t HAVE an investing portfolio! Well, read on … this still affects … Read More

Effects of Inflation: Plan for This, Sugar Land Investors