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3 online tax preparation options

3 Online Tax Preparation Options

March Item of Value

No matter which of the online tax preparations you use, you’ll have an easier time then going about it on your own. Each of the three software options, which are updated as laws change, is user friendly and gives you prompts to all of the questions you need to answer. There are various version of each type of software, taking into consideration what type of filing you need to do. Help is available for those who need it.

Whether you decide to go with a professional accountant or using this software, you will still need the receipts, forms and other paperwork you’ve been saving for a year.

In this month’s item of value, learn about the three online tax preparation options available to you. Click here to get the full eReport.

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90 King Charles Circle

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90 King Charles Circle

Welcome home to this bright and cheery, nicely updated and well maintained Rosedale townhome located at 90 King Charles Circle...

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Article in Buffini & Company Magazine

Gigi and Buffini & Company Magazine quoteI’m honored to be the subject of an article in my coaching company’s publication, the Buffini & Company Magazine. As my clients know, I work by referral. This article talks about how coaching has helped me work this way through the years.

To read the article, please click on the link:  Your Best Investment = Yourself

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March Events Calendar

February Calendar of Events

Lots of activities are happening in February in and around Baltimore this month. There are many events taking place this month including the big Home & Garden Show at the fairgrounds and Women’s History Month.

B&O Railroad Museum celebrates Women's History Month

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March 1- March 31: It’s Women’s History Month at the B&O Railroad Museum. Learn about the contribution women made in the history of our railroads.

home and garden show at the fairgrounds

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March 3-4 and 9-11: Maryland Home & Garden Show at Timonium Fairgrounds. This event is too big to be just one weekend. Everything related to your home and garden is on display, for sale and explained.

BSO Pulse with Valerie June

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March 22, 8:30pm: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Pulse-Valerie June. BSO and WTMD team up with this exciting singer-songwriter from Tennessee.

Parkville High School fundraiser

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213 Rickswood Road

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213 Rickswood Road

Lovely colonial in ideal locale at 213 Rickswood Road in Lutherville, Baltimore County offers an updated look in a traditional package...

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how to protect your information online

How to Protect Your Information Online

Do you think about security when you put your credit card information into a website? Many unknown threats to your personal and financial information are out there, but we have ways to help you keep your information as safe as possible. Protect your information online to avoid fraudulent charges on your credit card.

Technology is constantly changing and evolving. We must all learn how to cope with this evolution in order to keep our information safe.

Using strong passwords, a firewall and not clicking on unknown websites are some of the ways to protect yourself. Don’t access your banking, credit card or other personal information on mobile devices when you are using public wifi, like at Starbucks or Panera.

Always update your phone, tablet and computer to the latest operating systems...

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February Calendar of Events

February Calendar of Events

Lots of activities are happening in February in and around Baltimore this month. There are many events taking place this month including Port Discovery Children’s Museum Dora and Diego event and Arts Asia at the Walters Art Museum.

Cupid's Undies Run in February

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February 10: Cupid’s Undies Run Starts at Luckie’s Tavern at Power Plant Live!

crossing borders BMA

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Now-March 18: Crossing Borders – Mexican Modernist Prints at the Baltimore Art Museum. See a cultural and intellectual exchange between Mexico and the U.S. in the 1930s and 1940s through 30 prints and drawings.

Dora and Diego come to Baltimore

Image: Port Discovery Children’s Museum

Now-February 19: Nickelodeon’s Dora and Diego—Let’s Explore! at Port Discovery Children’s Museum.

events in baltimore, walters art museum faberge

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Now-June 24: After ...

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3920 Wilke Ave.

3920 Wilke Ave., Baltimore

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This home at 3920 Wilke Ave. is an ideal pick for a budget minded first time homeowner or savvy investor looking to add to their rental portfolio. Solid built end of group rowhome on charming street offers lovely hardwoods, fresh neutral paint, two spacious bedrooms with updated bath...

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5 Reasons to Call Me

reasons to call

In this Monthly Item of Value, learn about the five reasons to contact me. As a licensed realtor since 2003, I have gained experience in all aspects of real estate.

A realtor will keep you informed about the Baltimore market. I am able to answer all of your real estate-related questions. I’m happy to share my preferred partners contacts list.

As a part of the Baltimore community, I want to help my clients find the homes that are right for their families.

If you are moving out of the area, I can help you find a qualified realtor in the area where you are moving.

For the complete eReport, please click here.

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January Events

January Calendar of Events

Lots of activities are happening in January in and around Baltimore this month. There are many events taking place this month including Baltimore restaurant week and Shen Yun.

Baltimore restaurant week january events

Baltimore restaurant week is great fun!

Now through Jan. 21:
Baltimore Restaurant Week Get amazing discounts to encourage you to try new places.

target $2 family fun night

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Jan. 19: Target $2 Family Fun Night at Port Discovery Children’s Museum Take the kids for this family friendly event.

women's march

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Jan. 20: Baltimore Women’s March Looking to stretch your legs and support women in Baltimore? Give this event a try.

coffee cupping and beer tasting in january events

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Jan. 20: Coffee Cupping and Beer Tasting Love coffee and/or beer? This event is for you.

shen yun at the hippodrome

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Jan. 26-28:

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