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We are considering buying a S90,000 lake condo to use ourselves. What's the best mortgage? Our $100,000 home is paid off. HELOC or mortgage? Down payment?
Submitted Jun 26, 2017
My place of voting in the US is Portsmouth, New Hampshire. I have been living in Berlin, Germany since 1982. I have entered a civil partnership in Germany, I have both German and USA citizenship and want to arrange for my partner to receive my social security benefits after my death. How do I insure this? Will it require that we enter into a marriage in the USA? Can...
Submitted Jul 2, 2017
My girlfriend lost her husband 2 days ago, he killed himself with pills. they have life insurance, which they paid on monthly, never missed a payment, they have had that policy for 15 years. She is very worried now that they will not receive a payment for the amount of the policy. Will she receive anything? the policy she said was worth 250000,
Submitted Jun 30, 2017
I’m a successful contractor having a slow year. I have tax questions and debt management questions. I am looking for financial advice (not investment planning). What type of professional should I contact?
Submitted Jun 26, 2017
Thank you for your time. Subject in ALF Has about $500 combined checking and savings. approx $600 in surrender / cash value in whole life policy $15,000 in an annuity. Subject daughter recently closed annuity account from subject and opened a separate account in daughter name to help fund subject expenses Subject daughter is currently subsidizing in...
Submitted Jun 7, 2017
My daughter is 23 years old and has lived in Florida for 5 or 6 years on her own . She has her own apartment and pays all of her own bills. Why is it that she still has to use my income when applying for student aid.
Submitted Jun 10, 2017
I recently decided to try investing a little money ($300) in a fund to see if a minor risk could help me grow my savings as I am 78 years old and a widow. I came across Motif. I decided to support emerging countries, so had them put it on the group of stocks that have a lean towards China. Do you approve of Motif? Carole
Submitted Jun 12, 2017
Submitted Jun 21, 2017
Good afternoon, We are moving to the USA (from the UK) this summer. We are planning to set up a design agency in the US (California-based), similar to our current setup in the UK. There are three of us (all citizens of the UK but US LPRs and tax residents) and expect to set up a California-based LLC and elect for it to be taxed as an S Corp. Our UK...
Submitted Jun 23, 2017