One of my worst nightmares may be on the verge of coming true. In 2007 the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Act was passed, and boy was it mostly useless. It states that if you work in the broadly defined 'public service' field for 10 years, you can get the government to forgive the balance of … Continue reading Of All the Gin Joints…..
Finally, we closed on the inherited house. The check is in the bank (but has not cleared yet). After we pay some money owed to the friends who bought the house and to my sister-n-law who co-owned it, we clear $ 132,000. Now we get to allocate/spend it, this is the FUN PART. If you … Continue reading My Windfall and ME
With my sister-n-law finally moving out of my in-laws house we are now able to sell it. My wife's parents passed away in 2008 and we inherited a paid off house in a nearby town. It has taken awhile(years and years) for my sister-n-law to be ready emotionally and financially to get a place of … Continue reading A Good Problem to Have