Moving / Relocation Expenses?

There is a wealth of information on the internet about relocation and moving expense that you can find using Google.  Rather than re-invent the wheel, check out what they’ve got to suggest.  You’ll find some sites with checklists as well.  Don’t want to leave anything reimbursable or deductible out! I’ll get you started with the … Continue reading Moving / Relocation Expenses?

ORGANIZE & SIMPLIFY YOUR FINANCES

http://fdic.gov/consumers/consumer/news/cnwin1011/Win1011Color.pdf

The FDIC publishes a periodical called “Consumer News”.  One edition headlines “You Can Organize and Simplify Your Financial Life: A How-To Guide“.   I am posting the link to the publication (PDF format) for online viewing, file saving and/or printing.  It’s got some really good basic advice! 

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Home Improvements: Equity Loans, Rental Property and HUD/FHA

HOME EQUITY LOANS & DEDUCTIBLE INTEREST I’ll start with a brief definition from Wikipedia: “A home equity loan (sometimes abbreviated HEL) is a type of loan in which the borrower uses the equity in their home as collateral. These loans are useful to finance major expenses such as home repairs, medical bills or college education. … Continue reading Home Improvements: Equity Loans, Rental Property and HUD/FHA