Lifestyle

March 22, 2013
Woman holding 401K sign

A 401K Plan Can Be A Worthwhile Experience

By Kim Bubet Filing ones taxes is a ritual, which we all must comply. While it can be a stressful event, with the proper planning, it can be rewarding too. Did you know that 401K and IRA contributions could significantly, reduce your tax burden?
March 8, 2013

Taxing Situations

How DC, MD, and VA treat same-sex couples' filing status

By Jezzika Lee Perez, BBA, MPA You've got the girl and maybe even married her. Now it's time to file your taxes, and you're not sure where you fit within the federal government's filing status categories.
March 8, 2013
Riana Buford and D. Magrini of S.H.E. Circle

The Dynamic Women Behind S.H.E. Circle

Promoting health and wellness among African-American lesbians and bisexual women

By Eboné F. Bell From 2002 to 2003, Mautner Project, the national lesbian health organization, conducted the first survey geared toward the African-American lesbian and bisexual community.
March 8, 2013
Mary Goff and Mary Cate

A Late Bloomer

Lesbian mom transitions from self-doubt to self-fulfillment in same-sex relationship

By Mary Goff My biggest pet peeve about being a lesbian was that I could not find an appropriate card to give my girlfriend on Valentine's Day!