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Submitted Mar 1, 2012
My wife went back to college to get her teaching certification 4 years ago after already earning a bachelors degree 20 years ago. Is the interest on her student loan from her teaching certificate program deductible? Some things I read say it must be for a degree, so I am asking about the certification. Thank you.
Submitted Feb 27, 2012
My son and I both receive the SS survivor benefit. I know my benefit stops when he turns 16. Will his benefit increase then or stay the same as it is now?
Submitted Feb 18, 2012
I am recently divorce and I have recently surrendered a life insurance policy that I received the cash value of roughly $5000. The Premium paid into this policy was roughly $9000. I know that the amount is not taxable because more premiums were paid but can I deduct the loss of $4000?
Submitted Feb 17, 2012
Submitted Feb 10, 2012
I am a medical student with a lack of credit history. My credit report only has my student loans for medical school and a couple of collections account (less than $400) that were paid 3-4 years ago. (Dispute with Medical Insurance about coverage). I would like to build my good credit as fast as possible. I applied for a normal credit card through Chase but I was...
Submitted Feb 9, 2012
My husband was killed a car accident almost 3 years ago. He was 60 years old at the time. When can I apply for his social security survivor benefits?
Submitted Feb 8, 2012
Finishing up physician fellowship soon and looking to buy land and then build a home...$750-900,000 range for the total loan. In Florida...do you have ideas/suggestions/experience with physician loans? I am thinking of going for a Fifth Third offer, I''ve ran into their offer on www.dochero.com. I appreciate any kind of help and advice. Thank you in advance.
Submitted Feb 5, 2012
Good day, I live in South Africa and have a family friend living in New York. He wants to do further studies, I wish to open an account for him to transfer the money into. Please advise me, what type of account I can open from SA. I want to have full access and control of the money. I wish to transfer the money from that account to his personal savings account. Is...
Submitted Feb 1, 2012
My ex-husband is required to submit his tax return to me every year since he owes me alimony which I would receive based upon a formula related to a certain amount of yearly income, should he exceed that base amount. For the last several years he has claimed gambling winnings in excess of $100,000 with gambling losses in the same exact amount. Does he have to file...
Submitted Jan 31, 2012