Although the recession, sometimes dubbed the "great recession," has been over for awhile now, people are still feeling financial strain from it. Whether it's late payments or maxed-out credit cards, the recession's aftermath is still prevalent in day-to-day life.
If you are going to buy that big screen T.V. you have always wanted with money from your tax refund, you're not alone. According to a Capital One survey, 37 percent of people polled say they are going to spend all or part of their refund.