Kerrie used a personal loan through LendingClub to add a new deck to her family’s home. The other basis for an appeal is uniformity. The calculation used by the tax assessor is a bit more complicated than this, but as a shorthand, if the properties in your neighborhood are of a similar type and are on similar tracts of land (1/4 acre, 1/3 acre, 1/2 acre, etc.), then the assessed value per square foot for your home should be the same as the others in your neighborhood.
Of course, it’s also important to keep in mind that if you’re not going to pay off your credit card in full and on time, none of these cash back cards are going to help you. The rewards you will earn will pale in comparison to the late fees and/or interest charges you will accrue. These cards do have 0% introductory APR offers, but I don’t like to mess with those because I’m afraid I’ll miss a monthly payment (you still have to make the monthly minimum payments-you can’t just charge your purchase and forget about it for a year) and trigger the maximum interest rate penalty. There are people out there who … Read moreRead More →