Finally, I learned something that shocked me more than anything else I had learned during this whole ordeal. I finally found out why the big banks like Bank of America, Wells Fargo, J.P. Morgan Chase, Citigroup and many others, are so reluctant to agree to a loan modification or Short Sale on the mortgages they own. I learned why they fight and stall homeowners when they ask to do a short sale or loan mod.
CTEC courses I don’t know if you have ever been in a nursing home, or have visited one, but they are not nice places! They are understaffed, overworked, and have a very, very bad record for unnecessary deaths. In addition a person loses his freedom – it’s like being in jail, only you have committed no crime.
CTEC classes Regarding Taxes: When it comes to taxes I will never profess to be an expert. This is too critical and the best is to contact a CPA (Certified Public Accountant) to talk about your situation and issues that you might need to look out for. Here in Santa Barbara, CA., I would be happy to recommend my father, Mike Schmidtchen at 805-963-0881. He has been a local CPA for roughly 30 years.
In summary – A 529 Plan is an education savings plan operated by a state or educational institution designed to help families set aside funds for future college costs. It is named after Section 529 of the Internal Revenue Code which created these types of savings plans in 1996. 529 plans offer tax savings. Although your contributions are not deductible on your federal tax return, your investment grows tax-deferred, and distributions to pay for the beneficiary’s college costs come out federally tax-free. The tax-free treatment was made permanent with the Pension Protection Act of 2006. There are also downsides to a 529. These plans are usually run by outside fund managers. This adds risk to the fund. In 2008, 89% of all 529 plans lost money.
Three other bidders carry on for a few more rounds and the final call ends up at $14,000.00. My Baby My Baby, the yearling we had bought just seven months before for $1650.00, goes through the Barretts Two-Year-Olds in training sale for $14,000.00. That was the biggest rush I had had in a very long time. My account tells me he thinks had I got in to start it off at seven or eight thousand she might have gone to sixteen or seventeen. But I didn’t care; I had learned a lesson or two and turned a profit. I had just completed the real-life course in Pinhooking 101a and passed with a B+.
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Another thing I found out, which prior to this point I did not know, was the tax implications you incur after a foreclosure because of something called Cancellation of Debt Income. That one really shocked me when I learned about it. And to just put the cherry on top, there’s something called a Deficiency Judgment and it is not good for the borrower. This legal process allows your bank to sue you for the unpaid balance of your mortgage, EVEN AFTER THEY AGREE TO DO A SHORT SALE. I could not believe this when it happened to me and it affected my decision to cancel a short sale I had been working on for five months with Bank of America Home Loans. It was a long and tedious education process that I hope I never have to repeat again.