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Feb. 25, 2012 – Mike Burton of Slade Mortgage Co. guest hosts Something More wtih Chris Boyd

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Mike Burton of Slade Mortgage Co. guest hosts Something More wtih Chris Boyd

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Understanding Long-Term Care Insurance

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Some basics on Long Term Care Insurance you should know. What it is and how it works.

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Feb. 18, 2012 – Bum Boosa success story. Talking taxes and the market with Herb Montgomery

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Bum Boosa success story. Talking taxes and the market with our sponsor Herb Montgomery of The Montgomery Finanical Group.

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If I owe more than my home is worth, will I be able to refinance?

By on February 15, 2012 in Home Ownership, Newsletter Articles with 0 Comments
If I owe more than my home is worth, will I be able to refinance?

Home values across the country have declined, and many homeowners owe more on their mortgages than their homes are worth. When you’re “underwater” on your mortgage, it may be possible to refinance, but it will depend on your circumstances and the type of mortgage you have.

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With mortgage rates so low, does it make sense to refinance?

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With mortgage rates so low, does it make sense to refinance?

Historically low mortgage interest rates have prompted many homeowners to think seriously about refinancing, but there’s a lot you need to consider before filling out a loan application.

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2011 Tax Season Considerations

By on February 15, 2012 in Newsletter Articles, Tax update with 0 Comments

You don’t want to pay more in taxes than you have to. That means taking advantage of every deduction and credit that you’re entitled to, and recognizing potential opportunities to save. It also means staying on top of deadlines, and avoiding mistakes that could prove costly down the road. So, here are some things to […]

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Retirement Plan and IRA Limits for 2012

Many retirement plan and IRA limits are indexed for inflation each year. Some of the key numbers for 2012 are discussed below. Elective deferrals If you’re lucky enough to be eligible to participate in a 401(k), 403(b), 457(b), or SAR-SEP plan, you can make elective deferrals of up to $17,000 in 2012, up from $16,500 […]

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Buying a Home

By on February 12, 2012 in Financing Education, Home Ownership with 0 Comments

Tips on buying a home from what can you afford, what to look for and how to close.

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Feb. 11, 2012 – Market update and Long Term Care Insurance planning

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Chris and guest co-host Mike Burton discuss these topics and more. How will you manage long-term care costs?

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Feb. 4, 2012 – Market Update, Long Term Care and Life Insurance

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Market Update, Long term Care and Life Insurance combo policy. Is Gold in your portfolio a good idea?

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