Day: July 26, 2013

Why Should You Give Your Dentist Another Chance?

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Afraid of the dentist? You are not alone.

Fear of going to the dentist or, as described in the Diagnostical and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, “odontophobia” is a popular fear. Overcoming that fear, however, reaps rewards.

How can shaking off your fear of the dentist help you?

1. Orthodontic Treatment

Orthodontics began with cosmetic roots. However, today dentists know that orthodontic treatments can have many benefits beyond straight teeth.

Left ignored, overbites and underbites or “malocclusions” cause jaw and tooth irregularities.

Ask your dentist about braces prices. And the good news is that invisible braces cost less than they used to!

2. Curing Gingivitis

Gingivitis is a nasty gum disease that causes irritation, swelling, and discomfort.

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Get the Home Remodeling for Yourself, but Save the Receipts for Your Taxes!

Home improvement deduction

Getting home improvements is great for a variety of reasons. Firstly, it makes your living situation more pleasurable, and allows you to customize your home more to your liking. Second, it raises the value of the home for when you plan to sell it. Not only does it earn you more on the sale, but it also lets you make home improvement deductions. That is right, you can take the whole price of the improvements, and deduct that from your earned taxable income when you sell that house.

Home improvement tax deductions are only applicable when you sell the house. That is a common misconception for people looking to remodel, they think that they can earn the prices right back, but it does not work that way, much to the surprise of many. Not only that, but you need to have lived in the house three of the la Read More