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Mortgage & Housing

Does the VA set mortgage rates?

The current VA home mortgage rate is 3.50%. Does that mean ALL lenders must charge the same interest rate on a VA loan? The average veteran ...

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09-03-2015 05:53 AM

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Wills & Estate Planning

Do I need a living trust?

Do I need a living trust? I am retired, 80 years old, married and living in California. Our house is free and clear with a market value >$50...

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08-30-2015 06:17 PM

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Investing

What to do with $75K from sale of rental?

Joseph, If Harvey49 is going to receive $75 to $80K from selling a rental house and intends to put it into a house for his son, aren't there...

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08-29-2015 04:00 PM

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Mortgage & Housing

Should we sell house to go back to school?

We are considering selling our home and using the proceeds for additional income for 2 years while in school. What is the best financial veh...

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08-28-2015 08:48 AM

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Mortgage & Housing

How much house should I buy?

I currently rent and I get hammered on taxes at the end of the year. I am contemplating buying. Should I buy a more expensive home and get a...

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08-24-2015 10:10 AM

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Investing

Should I shift my portfolio?

I lost $5k in my TSP C, S and I funds. I'm retiring in a year. Should I move to F or G funds or hang in there?

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08-23-2015 10:33 AM

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Mortgage & Housing

Where should I park some cash?

I will be selling a rental property in the next 3 months. I am hoping for $75.000 to $80,000 in cash from the transaction. I plan on purchas...

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08-22-2015 09:06 AM

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Life&Health Insurance

What are my options with VGLI?

I currently have VGLI with the opportunity to increase the amount. I know this is term life insurance but its been 20 years and don't know h...

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08-21-2015 10:23 AM

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Debt Management

Should I pay off my house?

Should I pay off my $157,000 30 year (26 years) mortgage and use the $1000 payment and an additional $1000 to build the $157,000 back? It ma...

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08-16-2015 06:34 PM

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Debt Management

Is refinancing my home to pay off debt a good idea?

Refinancing my home to pay off credit card debt - when is it a bad idea?

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08-16-2015 11:51 AM

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