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By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Keep in Mind When Selecting Your Next Turkey”   A lady was looking for a turkey but couldn't find one big enough. She asked the stock boy, "Do these turkeys get any bigger?" The stock boy replied, "No they're dead."

By Joseph Orabona, Your defense against the IRS
(Vector Tax & Accounting LLC)
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 For early adopters of Bitcoin, Ethereum and other popular cryptocurrencies, the profit potential has been simply stunning. While there have been some heart stopping moments and frightening ups and downs, the clear long-term trajectory has been upward. If you are one of those early adopters who p...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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    “NO, You Don’t Need 20% Down!”    We are blown away by the misinformation we have been living with for years. How foolish on our part, thinking that we need 20% down to purchase a home. We would not have known any better if we hadn’t read one of your blogs, thank you thank you!I hate to tell ...

By Joseph Orabona, Your defense against the IRS
(Vector Tax & Accounting LLC)
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 When you owe creditors money that you can't afford to repay, sometimes you may be able to get the debt forgiven or otherwise canceled. When this happens, you no longer owe your creditors the money that you used to owe them.  The IRS, however, usually treats such canceled debt as income that you'...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Refinancing is a No-Brainer”  You assisted my wife and I when we purchased our home. Currently we have a rate of 4.25% and we are 6 years into the loan. The value is around $350,000 and the current mortgage balance is $200,000.Here is our issue, we have a little over $60,000 in credit card debt....

By Abraham Kyele Kingoo, EA, MBA, Solutions for Complex Situations
(Archer Solutions LLC)
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If you recently got a letter from the IRS (Notice 1444-A) about the Coronavirus Economic Impact Payment (EIP) you have until November 21, 2020 (3pm EST) to claim your money. These payments amount to up to $1,200 for single people, $2,400 for married couples, and $500 per each eligible child who i...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“That’s One Guy I Wouldn’t Drink With”   A Texan walks into a pub in Ireland and clears his voice to the crowd of drinkers. He says, "I hear you Irish are a bunch of hard drinkers. I'll give $500 American dollars to anybody in here who can drink 10 pints of Guinness back-to-back."The room is quie...

By Eric L. Green, Your IRS Tax Litigator
(Tax Rep LLC)
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So what is an IRS Offer-in-Compromise?  I mean really?When the IRS calculates the RCP (Reasonable Collection Potential) of a client, what does that mean?  Does the IRS expect the client to liquidate their investments?  Sell or remortgage their home?  What if the client cannot tap the equity...the...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Wrong Message for Sure” A group of friends and I run a small restaurant where we often name our specials after our employees, dishes like "Sally's Chicken" after our maître d who gave us the recipe, and "Rod's Ribs" after a waiter who had his personal style of barbecue.One evening after rereadin...

By Joseph Orabona, Your defense against the IRS
(Vector Tax & Accounting LLC)
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 Working from home can be a dream come true, especially if you also work for yourself. Opportunities for freelancers, gig workers and other self-employed men and women have exploded in recent years, giving people the freedom they crave without sacrificing the income they need. This is far more ev...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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     “Improving Credit, Well Worth the Effort”    Good morning! I hope you are well and staying safe. I just wanted to check in with you.  When we last spoke we were working on improving our credit. From what we can see on credit karma it is improving. We obtained 1 of the secured cards and can h...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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With the original construction started over 10 years ago, the Rivington community in Danbury,Connecticut will be the largest townhome in the city and one of the largest projects ever completed in the state of the Connecticut. Located along the New York State Line, in between I-84's exit 1 and exi...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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 “No one Can Help Us”    Mr. Petrowsky,We have been renting the home we live in for over 6 years. Our landlord offered to sell us the home, but we have not been able to obtain a mortgage. The issue is that we have no credit scores. We deposit all of our income to our debt card account and pay all...

By Joseph Orabona, Your defense against the IRS
(Vector Tax & Accounting LLC)
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If you don't have money to pay what you owe the IRS, you have a few options to work with. Whatever you do, don’t ignore the letters from the IRS and don’t let your back tax problem go unattended. The IRS has a great deal of power when it comes to recovering money they think is theirs.  When you o...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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Veteran's Day 2020 Tomorrow is Veteran's Day 2020, A Day To Honor Our Veterans, and our Men and Women who are serving in our Armed Forces. I hope that everyone takes a moment out of there day to say thank you to either a Veteran they know, or one of the Men and Women presently serving.  It only ...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Makes Perfect Sense to Me”   The children were lined up in the cafeteria of a Catholic elementary school for lunch. At the head of the table was a large pile of apples. The nun made a note, and posted on the apple tray.'Take only ONE . God is watching. Moving further along the lunch line, at the...

By Westchester Modular Homes Construction Corp, Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Dutchess, Orange
(Westchester Modular Homes Construction Corp)
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By The Brokerage Group - CT Real Estate, Fairfield County & Candlewood Lake Area
(The Brokerage of New England)
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Conducting business during unprecedented times Fairfield County Real Estate Market   Navigating the competitive real estate market and conducting business during unprecedented times requires the guidance of a professional and experienced real estate agent. Lisa Brown and Brian McDonald at The Br...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“The Appraiser Screwed Us!” The appraiser screwed us! My Realtor says the property is worth every bit of $290,000 purchase price, but to come in with a value of $265,000 is crazy. The Realtor gave a copy of the appraisal to the selling agent but not sure where it goes from here. I remember Janice...

By Joseph Orabona, Your defense against the IRS
(Vector Tax & Accounting LLC)
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 Filing for bankruptcy is a difficult and draining process. People often feel ashamed, scared, or confused. If you find yourself with no other options, bankruptcy can be a good way to clear out old debts, change financial patterns, and most importantly get a fresh start. Here is everything you ne...

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