May 14, 2017
Stop Spending Your Paycheck on Your Job!
Teachers--how much money from your last paycheck did you give back to your job? Stop spending--before it's too late! It's prom season. ($40) "Can your department donate a basket to our fundraiser?" ($10) "Dress down day." ($10/month) Hosting a breakfast before testing. ($10-$30) Random fundraisers ($20-30 a month) Classroom supplies not in the budget (hundreds of dollars a year)... The IRS allows teachers to deduct $250 of their classroom expenses. Chances are, you spend way more than that. "I spend a thousand," said a teacher I was speaking with the other day. A Manhattan teacher I talked to while researching my upcoming book…Read More