Welcome to the 2015 tax season

If you’re looking for a tax professional to help you with your taxes this season around Atlanta, consider the Georgia Association of Enrolled Agents. You can find them online here. Here are four of my favorite enrolled agents, if you …

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A special announcement from Ilyce

I wanted to reach out directly with some news. Last Friday, the decision was made to replace my Sunday radio show in the WSB-AM lineup. I have hosted the Ilyce Glink: Rebuilding America One House at a Time show for …

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How to Evict Someone from Your Home—Peacefully

Buying a foreclosed home through an auction may get you a great deal on a house, but it may also come with some unusual complications–like the former owners still living inside. While the foreclosed owners do have to leave eventually, every …

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All about Your Home Refinance: The Ilyce Glink Show on January 18, 2015

On this week’s WSB radio show, Ilyce talks about how to maneuver your home refinance. Interest rates are near historic lows again and many consumers are thinking about refinancing. Here’s a few of the topics covered on Ilyce’s show on …

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3 Reasons I Don’t Invest in Individual Stocks

It’s always good to see first-time investors take a stab at the stock market, especially since it has tripled in value since 2009. But sometimes they are over-eager to go “all in” on one company. A caller on my WSB …

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Reverse Mortgage or a Home Equity Line of Credit? The Ilyce Glink Show on January 11, 2015

On this week’s WSB radio show Ilyce discussed the economy, real estate market, how to make an elevator pitch and a road map for first-time investors. Then, Ilyce explains why you should never deed your house over to your kids …

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5 Tips to Pay Back Debt: The Ilyce Glink Show on January 4, 2015

Here are a few of the topics covered on this week’s WSB radio show. The economy at the end of 2014 [1:50] In the third quarter of 2014, GDP increased to an unbelievable 5 percent due in a large part …

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5 apps that will really save you money in 2015

“Spend less, save more.” It’s the third most popular new year’s resolution behind getting organized and losing weight, according to a Journal of Clinical Psychology study on resolutions. While I can’t help much with resolutions one and two (though it is helpful to …

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Tax deductions extended into 2014

Here’s a quick list of the tax deductions Congress just extended to the end of the year. 1. Mortgage debt forgiveness. If you did a short sale in 2014, you will not have to pay taxes on the debt the …

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What to Expect from Housing in 2015: The Ilyce Glink Show on December 21, 2014

On this week’s WSB radio show Ilyce discussed the job market and advice for job-seekers with John Challenger from the outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc. Then, find out what’s next in the housing market from Jed Kolko, chief economist …

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