Category Archives: Loans

Understanding Reverse Mortgages

reverse mortgages

A reverse mortgage loan allows the homeowners to borrow money against their home while they still retain the title to the property. There are no monthly payments required on a reverse mortgage loan. However, once the homeowner moves out of the home or passes away, the reverse mortgage becomes due and payable. With no monthly […]

Make it Your Principal Thing

Most American believe that they will have a car payment and a house payment for the rest of their lives. But if you get a plan and a little discipline you don’t have to be in that majority. You plan should be to make additional principal contributions to your fixed-rate mortgage which will shorten the […]

The Cost of Co-Signing

You may have been approached by a family member or friend to co-sign a loan for them. Assurances are made that they will make payments. You feel obliged because you don’t want to disappoint them. It won’t cost you anything…or will it? When we change our thinking about the loan it might make more sense. […]