As your parents age, they may decide to sell their current home and move into one that is better equipped for their needs. As they get older, the stress and uncertainty of the selling process can be difficult for them to deal with; that’s where you can help save the day by stepping in to […]
Real estate can be a very attractive source of income. It can also be a great way to enhance the diversification and return on an investor’s portfolio. To be a savvy real estate investor, it requires good analytical skills and proficiency in raising capital. From a basic investment property to “flipping” or trading property for profit […]
It’s not uncommon for families to own more than one property at the same time. Additional properties can be used as a source of income, or possibly be a vacation home. Whatever the purpose for your additional properties, there are tax laws that govern what taxes you will owe upon the sale of any property. […]
When you own your own business you might live under the mantra that your business is your retirement plan. This can sometimes work out to be true, but it’s not always a guarantee. You do not want to enter your retirement years without a solid financial plan already in place. It’s not enough to rely […]
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