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How To Repair Your Credit

How To Repair Your Credit

By LaToya Irby   Introduction to Credit Repair Living with bad credit in America today is possible, but it’s tough. Bad credit makes many things difficult, impossible, or more expensive. For example, did you know insurance companies often charge a higher interest rate for drivers that have bad credit scores? If you’re getting new utilities turned […]

How to Find Fixer-Upper Houses

How to Find Fixer-Upper Houses

by Fraser Sherman, Demand Media Could this become a dream home?     Finding a fixer-upper home—a house that needs some improvements or repairs to make it livable—is one way to buy more house than you could otherwise afford. Houses that aren’t in good condition will sell for less, so by buying a fixer-upper, then […]

5 Things You Should Know About New Home Construction

5 Things You Should Know About New Home Construction

AUTHOR:BRENDON DESIMONE   It’s not ‘new news’ that the real estate market has picked up in many parts of the country. Though lots of buyers are out shopping, inventory is still low. Nobody can predict when that situation will improve, of course. But large national home builders, as well as small local ones, are buying up […]

How To Negotiate A Successful Mortgage Solution With Your Lender And Remain In Your Home

How To Negotiate A Successful Mortgage Solution With Your Lender And Remain In Your Home

  Tip #1 Make contact with the Lender Once you fall behind on the mortgage payment, you will hear from your lender. The lender will attempt to find the cause of the delinquency and determine if you will be able to resume making regular payments. Tip #2 Careful Listening is most important By listening you […]

This Tip Could Save You $50,000 on Your Next Mortgage

This Tip Could Save You $50,000 on Your Next Mortgage

By Marilyn Lewis Ready to apply for a home loan? Here’s the one piece of advice that can save you tens of thousands of dollars on your mortgage, plus six more tips to help you get the best mortgage deal you possibly can.   Money Talks News founder Stacy Johnson shares that piece of advice in the video […]

Top tips for managing cash flow

Top tips for managing cash flow

By.Richard Moore   Managing cash flow is core to the long-term success and viability of every family business, both big and small. Here are a few key tips to help manage your cash flow. Manage your debtors – It is important to really know your customer. Before you provide credit terms, check that you have […]

How Do I Compare Mortgage Rates?

How Do I Compare Mortgage Rates?

by Gerri Detweiler   Hoping to get a mortgage or refinance your current one? If you want to compare mortgage rates, a mortgage table can come in handy by letting you see at a glance the mortgage rates available from various lenders. Before you do, though, here are a few tips for using a mortgage table to compare mortgage rates: […]

How to Get a Low Mortgage Rate

How to Get a Low Mortgage Rate

  Jennifer Labin was coming up on the seventh year of her adjustable rate mortgage when she decided it was time to try to lower her interest rate. Jennifer and her husband had lived in their Maryland townhouse for the better part of a decade. But with a bigger family on the way and the […]

Cash Flow Planning – Then and Now

Cash Flow Planning – Then and Now

In the ’80s it was hard to get a loan without a cash flow plan Christy Couch Lee Despite what appears to be tighter profit margins for 2014, cash flow planning today is not the same as it was in the ’80s, says Dick Wittman, an Idaho rancher, financial consultant and Farm Futures contributing editor. “In the […]

Commercial Real Estate Lenders and Servicers: Changing Faces

Commercial Real Estate Lenders and Servicers: Changing Faces

Coauthored by Derek Uldricks If you own commercial real estate as a partner, limited partner, member, or tenant-in-common, the odds are that neither your lender nor your servicer is the firm that lent you the money for your property. Many of the outstanding commercial real estate loans in the United States were pooled and then […]

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