Personal Finance Roundup

IRS Issues Dirty Dozen List of Scams [The Wall Street Journal] “The agency recently issued its list of the top 12 tax scams.”

Where to stash your cash now [CNN Money] “Where do I keep my cash during times of financial crisis?”

Investing with a social conscience [Bankrate] “Investors can find the socially responsible investing approach in everything, but, as with any investment, make sure to do your homework so you know exactly what you’re getting into, and why.”

How to Determine the Amount of Life Insurance You Need [Free Money Finance] “When members of a young family are making a decision about life insurance, six line items are significant.”

Fixing Five Painful Financial Screw-Ups [Kiplinger] “You can easily remedy these and other money blunders.”

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