Archive | May, 2010

Coming Up Short on Mortgages

Coming Up Short on Mortgages

Real estate short sales involve the sale of a property for less than the amount owed on the mortgage. This is accomplished through an approval process with the lender, who typically agrees to release the borrower’s remaining mortgage obligation. While short sales have been around for decades, the Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternatives (HAFA) program which […]

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Roll over your 401(k) plans into an IRA

Dusting Off Your Retirement Accounts

Spring cleaning should apply not only to your house but to your retirement accounts. Whether you’ve maintained 401(k) accounts at old employers or have already opened a Rollover Individual Retirement Account (IRA), keeping an eye on where your accounts are held and what you’re invested in can help you to get the most out of […]

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