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November 14, 2019


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Originally, paying off a house was the plan until 2008 happened. Now, there are a whole bunch of us renting.

Carol Cassara

I realize how out of touch I am with the situation. Thanks for sharing.

Melissa Alan

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Unless you're in TX or FL, if you end up filing for Chap. 7 bankruptcy because of say, medical debt, then you'll lose your home even if it's paid off--because the homestead exemption in so many states isn't enough to cover the (inflated) value of many homes.
Which reality may encourage older people to take out rip off reverse mortgages to pay off medical debt . . . .


Hi azure,

I agree. Reverse mortgages are usually problems.



Hi Rebecca,

Yes, the 2008 Recession changed a lot of things for boomers. For example the number of boomers ill prepared for retirement increased from 33 percent to 43 percent.


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