timThe beginning of spring each year brings a handful of exciting things.  The NCAA Final Four is this weekend, the Masters golf tournament starts next Thursday, the MLB season is getting underway next week, and people are starting to get their tax refunds back from the government.  Along with the weather warming up, there’s plenty to be excited about.  There are smart ways to spend your tax refunds, and there are NOT smart ways.  The first article below focuses on some smart ways to spend your refund.  Check it out.

Here’s what I’ve been reading this morning:

‘5 Smart Ways To Spend Your Tax Refund’ – Zack Friedman – Forbes

‘The First Short Squeeze ETF Strategy Hits The Market’ – Max Chen – ETF Trends

‘Many Happy S&P 500 Revenues’ – Dr. Ed Yardeni – Dr. Ed’s Blog

‘Investment Products Are Not Always Investment Solutions’ – Ben Carlson – A Wealth Of Common Sense

‘Ken Rosenthal’s Award Picks’ – Ken Rosenthal – FOX Sports