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5 Ways to Survive Your Divorce Financially with expert Carol Ann Wilson Thursday, Sept. 10 FREE and open to everyone! To register and for more information, see: http://www.carolannwilson.com/teleclass/
5 Ways to Survive Your Divorce Financially with expert Carol Ann Wilson Thursday, August 6 FREE and open to everyone! To register and for more information, see: http://www.carolannwilson.com/teleclass/
Three Ways to Split the House in Divorce By Carol Ann Wilson, CFP, CFDP 1. Sell the house and divide the profits that remain after sales costs and the mortgage is paid off. It is important to consider the basis in the house and possible capital gains. Also, if your client wants to buy another ho...
Colorado Realtor Rally: April 9 We will be having a booth at the Realtor Rally at the Colorado Convention Center in downtown Denver on April 9. If you are in the area, make sure you stop by to visit and participate in our raffle. For more information, see:http://www.realtorrally.org/
By Carol Ann Wilson, CFP, CFDP In general, separate property, includes what a person brings into the marriage, inherits during the marriage, or receives as a gift during the marriage Marital property is everything acquired during the marriage no matter whose name it's in. In some (but not all) s...
Complications in Splitting Real Estate Property Splitting real estate property in a divorce has many complications. One couple owned a retail business. They both worked in it together so it was difficult to make the decision about who was going to get to keep the business. The value of the busine...
Divorcing Couples Can Avoid the 10% Penalty on Retirement Fund Early Withdrawal Often when couples divorce, there is a retirement fund that needs to be split. This can be an excellent source of money for a down payment on another house. However, normally these funds are subject to a 10% penalty t...
Real estate professinals need to be aware of the tax law change in July 2008. This new law goes into effect January 1, 2009. Assume that Paul and Karen are getting divorced in December 2008. They own several rental properties. Karen is to keep one of them and she decides to move into rental. It ...
New Home-Study Training Course Released on DVD The Real Estate Divorce Specialist Training Course is now available as a 4 DVD home-study course, making the designation available to real estate professionals nationwide. The program teaches real estate professionals about the legal and financial a...