Monthly Archives: September 2015

That is why we went with a health share

Only 8 of us and swear the price made me want to cry. It was higher than that. We have too many assets for medicaid and not enough income for a tax credit. I was not pleased when our rate … Continue reading

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I’m just not even sure what to do

We just got the booklet for DH’s health benefit options. $780 a month to cover the whole family (it’s $390 a paycheck so some months it would be more.) And that’s HMO. I know they are a smaller company so … Continue reading

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If you are totally in an unfamiliar area

the police could tell you if it is a high crime rate and you could also check what school district it is in and if that is desirable. Looking around the neighborhood at how those are kept up, doing an … Continue reading

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We kept putting it all off

till we paid the house off unless it would cost more money long term. However we only owed 3 years on the house at the start of the loan. Everyone thought we were dirt poor and WAYYyyyy to frugal in … Continue reading

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It’s a fine line to walk that is for certain

Our decision making process has been a tough one this last five years and we, being the humans we are, sometimes let want get in the way of need, but for the most part we either repaired it ourselves the … Continue reading

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Most of the people going to auction are flippers

They might not always be able to talk to the neighbors because of time. in my hood, no one is home most of the time except me and the over 70 crowd.

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Isn’t that typically the case where potential bidders do not have access to the interior of the property?

How about this though … does anything in the paperwork prevent you from talking to the neighbors? Sometimes they have a lot more knowledge that banks/officials don’t have. I think it’s in the neighbors’ best interest to help secure a … Continue reading

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