Have you done your 2018 taxes yet? Are you one of the unfortunate people who are seeing a smaller tax refund this year? If you are, I hope that it won’t impact your finances in a negative way. Thankfully, we were able to avoid a smaller tax refund this year.
How We Avoided A Smaller Tax Refund
When we got our tax forms back, we were happy to see that we’re getting a little more back than last year. While many people think getting any sort of refund is bad thing, I actually welcome a refund. We don’t count on the refund. For us, it’s just nice to have money that isn’t a temptation to spend during the year. The removal of that temptation is worth the small interest we’re foregoing.
So, how did we avoid a smaller refund? There were two main reasons.