Author Archive: Kurt D. Moore

Central Ohio journalist with 15 years experience at daily newspapers. Freelance writer and amateur photographer. Storytellers are my heroes, poets my idols and photographers my looking glass.

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Alternative Spring Break Ideas

Alternative Spring Break Ideas

| February 12, 2013

While places like Cancun and Panama City top the list of hot spring break destinations, not everyone wants a week of partying. An increasing number of students are seeking a meaningful spring break alternative through volunteering.

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Before You Get That Tattoo on Spring Break, Consider This

Before You Get That Tattoo on Spring Break, Consider This

| February 11, 2013

If you’re thinking about getting a tattoo, check out our photo gallery for inspiration from Tatu Tattoo, Jaded Soul Tattoo, Black Squirrel Tattoo and Archer Avenue Tattoo.

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Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Him

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Him

| January 24, 2013

Fill a jar with love notes. Stop by a photography studio for boudoir pics.

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Which 2012 Federal Tax Forms Do I Need?

Which 2012 Federal Tax Forms Do I Need?

| December 20, 2012

There are three basic federal tax forms: 1040, 1040A and 1040EZ, which will be released for 2012 once IRS completes its revisions.

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What to Do If You Get Audited on Taxes

What to Do If You Get Audited on Taxes

| December 20, 2012

The majority of Americans file their tax returns each year and don’t hear anything back from the IRS. But you may just be selected at random.

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When You Should File Your Own Taxes

When You Should File Your Own Taxes

| December 18, 2012

For tax season, Americans will gather their 2012 IRS forms, receipts and other paperwork to comply with the April 15 tax-filing deadline.

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Do I Need Comprehensive Insurance?

Do I Need Comprehensive Insurance?

| December 18, 2012

Most states require drivers to carry liability coverage when they purchase car insurance, but comprehensive coverage is often considered optional.

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What Home Insurance Covers — And What It Doesn’t

What Home Insurance Covers — And What It Doesn’t

| December 18, 2012

Most home insurance policies offer property and liability protection. It’s important to understand what’s covered.

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What Is Mortgage Insurance and Why Do I Need It?

What Is Mortgage Insurance and Why Do I Need It?

| December 18, 2012

When you think of insurance, you typically think of something that protects you from financial loss. Mortgage insurance protects your lender from loss.

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What Are My 2012 Tax Rates?

What Are My 2012 Tax Rates?

| December 15, 2012

Toward the end of each year, the IRS releases the official inflation-adjusted tax brackets for the next year.

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