By: David Bradica

Consider These Creative Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund

Tags: Creative, how to, Spend, Tax, Refund, finance, invest, Bucket List, tax season, Freedom

Tax season is, perhaps, the one time of year that nearly everyone dreads. However, many people enjoy a silver lining in the form of a tax refund, which may provide an unexpected (although typically minor) infusion of cash. While it may be tempting to spend your tax refund on a temporary pleasure, such as a shopping spree or dinner at an expensive restaurant, using the extra money strategically can yield future benefits.

Here are a few creative ways to use your tax refund—that you probably won’t hear about from your financial advisor: