The Finance Buff

From Bogleheads
Jump to navigation Jump to search
The Finance Buff
HarrySit.jpg
BornHarry Sit
OccupationCertified Employee Benefits Specialist, Author
Notable workExplore TIPS
WebsiteThe Finance Buff

The Finance Buff a.k.a. TFB is a pseudonym used by a blogger who writes a blog by the same name at thefinancebuff.com. He has been sharing his thoughts and experience about personal finance with online readers since 2006. Today, more than 50,000 people visit his blog in any month.

— from Editor review at Amazon[1]

TFB joined the Bogleheads Forum in 2007 as its 5th registered user. He is the author of the chapter on defined benefit pension plans in Bogleheads' Guide to Retirement Planning (John Wiley & Sons, 2009). He also regularly contributes to the Bogleheads.org forum and wiki.

TFB holds an MBA degree in Finance. He has a Certified Employee Benefits Specialist (CEBS) designation from the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans and the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania.

Books

Bogleheads.org is an Amazon Associate and may earn from qualifying purchases made through Amazon.com.

Blog

The Finance Buff avatar.

TFB - The Finance BuffRSS Feed icon - 200px.png RSS feed

Make Fewer Things Matter: My Epiphany From Cutting A Pineapple (02 March 2021)

Making fewer things matter helps you focus attention and ward off FOMO and sales pitches. You've made it when you can afford all the "mistakes."

The post Foreign Tax Credit With Form 1116 In TurboTax and H&R Block Software (23 February 2021)

You need a Form 1116 when your total foreign taxes paid is over $300/$600. Here's a walkthrough for how to do it in TurboTax and H&R Block software.

The post Self-Employed ACA Health Insurance Subsidy In H&R Block Tax Software (21 February 2021)

If you're self-employed and you buy health insurance from the ACA exchange, here's how to use H&R Block software to calculate the subsidy and tax deduction.

The post Import W-2 and 1099 Forms Into TurboTax and HR Block: From Where? (19 February 2021)

A list of payroll providers and financial institutions from which you can import W-2 and 1099 Forms into TurboTax or H&R Block tax software.

The post TurboTax 2020 CARES Act $300 Charity Donation Deduction (16 February 2021)

You need some patience to find the right place in TurboTax for the $300 charity donation deduction under the CARES Act when you take the standard deduction.

The post

Twitter

External links

References

  1. Amazon editor review