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My question is related to SS benefits at retirement and self employed income. I am not taking any paycheck from my business. I am set up as an LLC. How does this count towards earning credits for SS at retirement? I checked ssa.gov and it shows I had no income for last year so I did not earn any credits. I do work p/t for another company and I earn less than $10000...
Submitted Jul 15, 2012
My wife,my daughter and I have been living with my mother for a few years now. We did not exactly budget very well. Generally made a huge mess of our finances. Is there any way to get help working on our finances, or to help getting a plan figured out to fix this? Thanks.
Submitted Jul 10, 2012
My husband is 37 and I am 36. We both work. Our annual income is about $80,000. We have $20,000 credit card debt, $240,000 home and auto loan combined and owe my parents $21,000. Our financial situation has been a huge problem in our marriage and we started seeing a counselor. I always wanted to go back to grad school and the counselor encouraged me to do so if that...
Submitted Jul 8, 2012
Hi, my husband passed away in May. We have 3 kids together. And he has 2 kids from a previous marriage and they are 16 and 17 years old. Plus they both live with me! Not there mom! Anyhow when the kids were put on this survivors check one of my step kids did live with there mom, which made her the rep payee, well not that she is living here with me ( her step mom)....
Submitted Jul 4, 2012
I am planning on moving to Ireland in May 2013 and finding a job there, what do I need to know about taxes and tax credits? How much will I have to pay? And when I get married, does my husband have to pay as well, even though he is not a US citizen?
Submitted Jul 2, 2012
I have 4 children 2 that recieve survur benefits and i have a hearing coming up for disability and ssi for myself.I wanted to know will my disability benefits or ssi be affected because 2 of my children gets survur benefits?
Submitted Jun 29, 2012
I am between 4 and 5,000.00 in debt, I pay out about 600 a month. Would I be better to get a loan and pay these off and have just one payment?
Submitted Jun 29, 2012
I am 60 years old and want to retire in 2 1/2 years.At that time I will receive $316,000.00 lump sum pension.My house will also be paid off ($11,000.00 left on mortg.)I am single and no children with $200,000.00 in 401K.Should I take $100,000.00 out of 401K and place in a variable annuity with MetLife,5% return and not use for 10 years.
Submitted Jun 27, 2012
My husband and I put ourselves thru college after having children and then paid for their education as well. The only way to get an education was through taking out student loans. Time and money spent on education was definitely worth it but it feels like we will never get the student loans paid off. My 49 yr. old husband was recently diagnosed with stage 4 prostate...
Submitted Jun 21, 2012
My wife and I are currently going through a Short sale on our house. Our Credit Score took a huge hit with the short sale. How long will it take for our Credit score to get back to the 790 it is currently 625. The only debt that we have is credit card debt, which we pay off every month.
Submitted Jun 14, 2012