What do you write in a wholesale real estate contract to get out in case you are unable to assign the contract?

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I am looking to do my first wholesale deal.  What do I need to know so that I can back out of the contract without any penalties? How do I not risk losing the earnest money in case I do not find an assignee?  Any suggestions are appreciated. 

What most wholesalers do is try for as long of an inspection period/attorney review period as possible, just as a cushion.  I always try for at least 15 business days, and sometimes the seller knocks that down.  But as long as you cancel the contract within the review/due diligence period you will get your earnest money back.  BTW, Monica, I am also a wholesaler here in Chicago so if you want to meet and share ideas or talk, just PM me.  Hope that helps.