There are many great sites on the Web, but trying to find those great sites can be a frustrating experience. We have compiled a list of websites that we have found to be helpful sources of information. When you click on a link, a new window will pop up. Close the window when you are ready to return to this page.
Please don't miss the additional links on the left hand side of this page.
Check IRS Refund Status
Track your tax return through the IRS website.
The Internal Revenue Service
Home of the IRS on the Web.
Franchise Tax Board
Income Tax Refund Status for California
Employment Development Department - EDD
Board of Equalization
Social Security Administration
Link for Form 1098T
Here's a link to get your Form 1098T and information regarding the Education Tax Credit.
Salvation Army Donation Value Guide
I volunteer as a Money Doctor for the 360 degrees of Financial Literacy.
Money Magazine offers an online edition that is a great resource for financial information.
California 529 Plan - Scholarshare
A great way to save for college on a tax free basis.
Saving For College
Your Guide to Saving for College.
Student Aid on the Web
This is the US Department of Education website on financial aid and student loans.
Mortgage, Bank, Lending, and Interest Rates
Opt Out Prescreen.com
OptOutPrescreen.com is the official Consumer Credit Reporting Industry website to accept and process requests from consumers to Opt-In or Opt-Out of firm offers of credit or insurance.
Annual Credit Report
Go to this website to get your free annual credit report from Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion.
Healthcare.gov - Finding health insurance
Please go to this website if you are having a tough time getting health insurance.
Covered California - Health care in California
MSNBC - Microsoft & NBC
MSNBC is the place for up to the minute news. Many of the news articles have audio and video clips.
Wall Street Journal
Complete financial news service offers personalized news and market quotes. Plus, links to Barron's Online and Smart Money Interactive.
David Letterman's Top Ten Tax Tips
When I Grow Up, I Want to be a Tax Accountant