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4 places to put your tax refund so your money grows with little to no effort

5 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

If you don't need to pay bills or outstanding debt with your tax refund , consider putting it to work.
You can use your tax refund to save for short-term goals in a high-yield savings account or a CD.
If your goals are several years into the future, consider investing the windfall in an IRA or brokerage account.
Check out Business Insider's picks for the best tax software »
Getting a tax refund can quickly reverse the dread that hovers over tax season.
By the second week of February - a mere two weeks into filing season - the IRS had already paid out billions of dollars in tax refunds...
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