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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Real Estate Investing Basics by George G. Sheldon, David J. Decker

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Chapter 20
Becoming a Full-Time Investor
In This Chapter
• Learn about switching from employee to self-employed
• Understand the self-employment tax
• Health insurance and other benefits
• Other careers in real estate
• The importance of establishing a budget
 
It is the dream of many real estate investors—leave your job and become a full-time investor. It can be done, and you will learn how in this chapter.
 
The good news is the path to full-time investing is well worn. Many have preceded you and blazed a trail. Like any journey, you need to make certain provisions to be certain of reaching your destination.
 
There are many things to consider before handing in your notice to your boss. There is nothing wrong with dreaming about leaving your job to ...

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