A check on the meter revealed that Bob’s blood sugar level was almost as high as Paula’s. Both were concerned but Bob had good news. The phone interview went well. His new job was permanent full-time restaurant work with health care benefits to kick in 90 days after employment. They would be leaving the following Wednesday to begin their new life. Bob’s position would start early Friday morning. Both were ecstatic.

Some writers capitalize all the words that they think are important or, worse yet, they put words in all caps. This is won’t get your point across any better and it’s distracting. Another mistake is to highlight words with quotation marks. There are specific grammatical uses for quotation marks, and this is not one of them Also, do not use quotation marks for common nicknames, terms that readers are likely to know, or well-known expressions.

Instead of scrambling to get all your tax documents together you should keep your files in order throughout the year. You can easily access receipts, healthcare statements, insurance papers, etc. by grouping them together for when taxes are near.