Personal Finance News http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=rss/personal-finance.xml News on Personal Finance continually updated from thousands of sources around the net. en-us 240 Copyright 2017, Topix Topix http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page= //static.topixcdn.com/pics/topix_homepage_logo2.png 4 Places to Find Last-Minute Scholarships http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/4-places-to-find-last-minute-scholarships?fromrss=1 Only a few weeks - or maybe even days - remain until college campuses reopen, but there may still be time to get a scholarship and reduce the amount ofa Only a few weeks - or maybe even days - remain until college campuses reopen, but there may still be time to get a scholarship and reduce the amount of student loans you have to borrow. Contact your school's financial aid department to find out if any institutional scholarships are left.

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KCEN Sun, 19 Aug 2018 17:49:37 GMT 180819DOQT9H 0
More renters over age 50 turning to 'Golden Girls' trend http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/more-renters-over-age-50-turning-to-golden-girls-trend?fromrss=1 After ending a romantic relationship in her 60s, Rika Mead lived alone for several years in a spacious contemporary home in Highlands Ranch, Colo. She enjoyed her privacy, but when she saw an article about a home-share matching service for older women, she decided to give it a try.

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KSDK-TV Saint Louis Sun, 19 Aug 2018 13:27:19 GMT 1808197JK484 0
Three tax savings strategies for a secure retirement to try right now http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/three-tax-savings-strategies-for-a-secure-retirement-to-try-right-now?fromrss=1 Individuals who rushed to prepay property taxes after the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act may have saved some money in 2018 - but that's pennies compared to the long-term tax savings taxpayers should take advantage of before the TCJA's individual tax provisions are expected to expire in 2026, according to Robert Fishbein, vice president and corporate counsel at Prudential Financial. Also expected to expire in 2026? According to trustees for Social Security, that's when Medicare's main trust fund will run out of money.

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Northern Michigan News Sun, 19 Aug 2018 09:03:25 GMT 180819SSRJPD 0
3 trends that can stimulate small business growth http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/3-trends-that-can-stimulate-small-business-growth?fromrss=1 That influence is felt well beyond Main Street. Small businesses make up 99.7 percent of all businesses in the U.S., and these firms employ nearly half the workforce, according to the 2018 Small Business Profile compiled by the U.S. Small Business Administration.

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San Fernando Sun Sun, 19 Aug 2018 06:51:31 GMT 180818DTPK6F 0
The twin tunnels are best water fix for California http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/the-twin-tunnels-are-best-water-fix-for-california?fromrss=1 In this Feb. 23, 2016 file photo, people try to catch fish along the Sacramento River in the San Joaquin-Sacramento River Delta, near Courtland, Calif. , a diverse alliance with more than 160 business organizations representing 390,000 employers with 3 million employees throughout Los Angeles County.

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Whittier Daily News Sun, 19 Aug 2018 02:30:45 GMT 1808188S8SP6 0
By all means, leta s educate the voters about Proposition 13 http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/by-all-means-leta-s-educate-the-voters-about-proposition-13?fromrss=1 This week, progressive interest groups announced they had sufficient signatures to qualify an initiative for the 2020 ballot that is a direct attack on Proposition 13. Specifically, this so-called "split roll" initiative would raise property taxes on the owners of business properties to the tune of $11 billion every year, according to the backers. Because many small business owners rent their property via "triple net" leases, they too would be subject to radical increases in the cost of doing business.

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Whittier Daily News Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:10:27 GMT 180818U156KT 1
HomeReady and home possible: Loans with 3% down for 2018 http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/homeready-and-home-possible-loans-with-3-down-for-2018-1?fromrss=1 For years, the Federal Housing Administration was the king of the low-down-payment mortgage mountain. Now, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the government-sponsored enterprises that provide capital to the mortgage market, are designing loan products for hopeful home buyers with skinny savings accounts.

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KBMT Sat, 18 Aug 2018 17:54:18 GMT 180818S7NEC0 0
Play http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/play?fromrss=1 Some consumers may benefit from refinancing their car loan. But typically it's harder to refinance if you owe far more on the car than it's worth.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg Sat, 18 Aug 2018 15:43:07 GMT 1808181E1L32 0
4.3 M Floridians to get new Medicare cards next month http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/4-3-m-floridians-to-get-new-medicare-cards-next-month?fromrss=1 Federal health officials are mailing the new cards in geographic waves so Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina are also getting new cards along with 4.3 million Floridians. The new cards are free and will be automatically mailed.

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The Decatur Daily Sat, 18 Aug 2018 11:09:18 GMT 180818CBPALF 0
Did they fight before her disappearance? "We had an emotional conversation. I'll leave it at that." http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/did-they-fight-before-her-disappearance-we-had-an-emotional-conversation-ill-leave-it-at-that?fromrss=1 Christopher Watts is escorted into the courtroom before his bond hearing at the Weld County Courthouse on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Greeley, Colo. A day after bodies believed to be those of his missing wife and children were found in Colorado, Christopher Watts is being held without bail.

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Inside Bay Area Sat, 18 Aug 2018 06:38:32 GMT 180817LALTKA 0
Is Oxford really becoming a 'scruffy, poorly-managed clone town'? http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/is-oxford-really-becoming-a-scruffy-poorly-managed-clone-town?fromrss=1 OXFORD has become a 'scruffy, poorly-managed clone town, trading on its past glories' and the city must provide more help to small businesses, an industry expert has said. Ian Middleton ran two jewellery shops in the city but shut them down the last one closing in 2015 to operate from Kidlington.

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This is Oxfordshire Sat, 18 Aug 2018 02:22:40 GMT 180817HLSAT3 0
How I Bought a Home in Cincinnati http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/how-i-bought-a-home-in-cincinnati?fromrss=1 In this series, NerdWallet interviews new homeowners across the country about their unique homebuying journeys and the financial decisions that helped them get there. In May 2016, Nelson and Chelseaa In this series, NerdWallet interviews new homeowners across the country about their unique homebuying journeys and the financial decisions that helped them get there.

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KBMT Fri, 17 Aug 2018 22:06:12 GMT 180817PEPDK8 0
FHA revises loss mitigation options for hurricane victims http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/fha-revises-loss-mitigation-options-for-hurricane-victims?fromrss=1 The Federal Housing Administration is revising its foreclosure prevention options to assist struggling borrowers in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands affected by last year's hurricanes. The new policy lets servicers evaluate borrowers for the Disaster Standalone Partial Claim before the disaster loan modification using their pre-disaster monthly principal and interest payment.

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National Mortgage News Fri, 17 Aug 2018 17:40:05 GMT 180817NO6GST 0
Will I get penalized for retiring early and tapping into my 401(k) plan? Ask a Fool http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/will-i-get-penalized-for-retiring-early-and-tapping-into-my-401-k-plan-ask-a-fool?fromrss=1 Question: I have enough money to retire, but I'm not 59½ years old yet. Will I get penalized for retiring and tapping into my 401 ? Answer: No, not necessarily.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte Fri, 17 Aug 2018 13:05:09 GMT 1808172QKA0E 0
Competing for California's biggest pension-spiking scam http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/competing-for-californias-biggest-pension-spiking-scam?fromrss=1 Pension-outrage wise, it's pretty hard to top the story that the new LAPD chief scammed the system by "retiring" for a month and thus pocketed a cool $1.27 million lump sum before returning to work. But that's precisely what the Los Angeles Times this week reported that Los Angeles police Chief Michel Moore did - because he could.

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Inland Valley Daily Bulletin Fri, 17 Aug 2018 08:33:19 GMT 180817CH3PP5 0
N.L. government thaws iceberg tax http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/n-l-government-thaws-iceberg-tax?fromrss=1 In the 2016 budget, among the taxes and fees introduced by the newly elected Liberal government, companies had to pay a $2,500 to $5,000 minimum annual water fee on top of a $4,000 water license fee. The fees were paid by companies who made use of surface, ground, or iceberg water for consumption.

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The Labradorian Fri, 17 Aug 2018 04:10:32 GMT 1808160ODV4A 0
Financial advisers say withdrawing from an RESP to pay for school needs a plan http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=personal-finance/2018/08/financial-advisers-say-withdrawing-from-an-resp-to-pay-for-school-needs-a-plan?fromrss=1 When the time comes to start withdrawing money from RESP accounts to pay for tuition, books and other costs of a post-secondary education, financial advisers say you need a plan for it. Simon Fraser University students are reflected in a pond as they line up to receive their degrees during the fall convocation ceremony at the university in Burnaby, B.C., on Friday October 11, 2013.

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Weyburn Review Thu, 16 Aug 2018 23:52:04 GMT 1808169HQ4B0 0