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Debt and the Deceased: How Should Spouses and Heirs Proceed?

Jason Alderman | Posted 06.01.2015 | Money
Jason Alderman

Anyone can die leaving debt behind. Spouses and families should help prepare or revise estate plans to address current credit issues and create an action plan for the possibility of remaining debt after the borrower dies.

My Boyfriend is Scared of the IRS

Steve Rhode | Posted 10.15.2014 | Money
Steve Rhode

Huffington Post Reader Question Dear Steve, My boyfriend has the IRS after him from a 2009 audit that went into noncollectable status in 2010. Recen...

Brian McKnight Opens Up About His Million Dollar Tax Debt

Posted 06.09.2014 | Black Voices

Throughout the course of his career, Brian McKnight achieved a tremendous amount of success with chart-topping music that earned him multiple Grammy A...

WATCH: Man Pays $14,000 Tax Bill With Spare Change

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 01.18.2013 | Business

Aided by his grandkids' piggy banks, Larry Gasper paid his property taxes in spare change. All $14,000 worth. Gasper, of Redding, Calif., settled u...

SEC Asks Companies To Disclose Offshore Cash Amidst Tax Debate

Posted 11.20.2011 | Business

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has asked companies like Dow Chemicals (DOW.N), Fortune Brands (FO.N), Caterpillar (CAT.N) and CIT Group (...

Wall Street Quietly Creates New Profit From Homeowner Distress

The Huffington Post Investigative Fund | Fred Schulte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Story by The Huffington Post Investigative Fund, originally posted at The Center For Public Integrity. When Florida retiree Gladys Walker fell behi...

The Other Foreclosure Menace

Huffington Post Investigative Fund | Fred Schulte, Ben Protess and Lagan Sebert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

One raw day in early February, Vicki Valentine stood by helplessly as real estate investors snatched her West Baltimore home over what began with an u...