Hidden Victims of the Mortgage Mess
Click on the title to link. I am not sure how “hidden” these folks are, but the article is referencing those who are underwater on their house and are not in foreclosure. This certainly is a huge problem since it may take years for those homes to get back to what they were (depending on many […]
The Wild Ride of 2011
Click on the title to link. This is a very interesting article by Jim Jubak. He has quickly changed his tune about 2011, aligning more with our thoughts that it is not looking good for the near future. Check it out.
Mortgages…a “Simple” Flow Chart
Wow! You’ve got to look at this chart (click on the heading above to link to the article). Dan Edstrom, of DTC Systems, who performs securitization audits, spent a year putting together a diagram that traces the path of his own mortgage. Prepare to be shocked, and outraged, and confused. You will be amazed at how […]
How To Get A Perfect Credit Score
Click on the title to link. Not sure how realistic it is to get a “perfect” credit score, but you can implement some of these things and get close. It really is not rocket science: 1. You have to get credit to have credit (the chicken and the egg?). 2. Don’t pay late. 3. Keep your […]
Why Your First Home Shouldn’t Be Your Dream Home
Click on the title to link. I am not sure that many people would really ever say they are buying their “dream” home when they are buying their first home. But this is an interesting article with some good points. The funniest thing about this to me…the picture. How many first homes look like that?