All posts by JumpinJerseyMike

About JumpinJerseyMike

Just a guy from Central New Jersey. Have lived here a long time and know a lot about NJ. A political moderate and open minded person.

Taxes

Wasted tax money

This past Tuesday you most likely filed your state and federal taxes and while doing so you found out that you could not deduct more than $10,000 of your property taxes.

A typical property property tax bill is $8767.00 per NJ101.5 and here is a property tax calculator for your entertainment, please don’t pass out when you look at what those in other states are paying. Continue reading Taxes

Food Myths

Foods Myths

Food myths still abound today and some are just plain crazy.

One of the most mentioned is that eating eggs are bad for your cholesterol level. Per Readers Digest, “Eggs have gotten an unfounded bad rap; the latest research shows that they don’t actually contribute to high cholesterol. In fact, eggs are an inexpensive source of many nutrients, including zinc and iron, antioxidants lutein and zeaxanthin, vitamin D, and the brain-boosting chemical choline. Keep cholesterol in check by monitoring saturated fat in your diet.” So go eat the whole egg and stop the worrying about the yellow yoke. Continue reading Food Myths