Pawn shops are great places to sell your valuable for cash when in need. However, if you’re not interested in selling, a loan can be facil...
Home Equity Loan vs Mortgage
A home equity loan is based on your home's equity and can be easier to qualify for than other types of loans because your home’s value secures them.
Chicago top cop warns that his officers will shoot concealed carriers
GunsNFreedom.com is reporting an astonishing statement made by Chicago police superintendent Garry McCarthy. McCarthy is angry that Illinois has joined the other 49 states in the union that have authorized some level of concealed carry. In an recorded interview McCarthy issues a not so thinly-veiled threat that under his leadership, Chicago Police will shoot concealed carriers: …
10 Things No Concealed Carrier Should Ever Do
By James England via concealednation.org There are way more than 10 things you should never do as a concealed carrier…or as a firearms owner in general. But we’ve decided to pick 10 extremely important ones. We’re not judging you if you do these things – we’re just saying it’s the opposite of responsible . . . 10. …
How Much Of An Impact Does The Mortgage Interest Tax Deduction Really Make?
The largest debt many Americans will take on in their lifetime is their mortgage debt. The Mortgage Interest Deduction allows U.S. homeowners to deduct interest payments on mortgage loans up to $375,000 for married taxpayers filing separately. An American earning $33,706 is responsible for an estimated
Why Is The Fed Funds Rate Important To You
Why The Fed Funds Market Has Had a Shortage of Lenders
The mystery of the Fed funds market experiencing a shortage of available lenders and thus trading at high rates may be because U.S. banks don’t want to risk loaning to a high risk bank whose parent is based in the EU. If the EU breaks up then the ECB central bank would be unable to continue its existence and its going out of business would be a bigger catastrophe than the Lehman bankruptcy of 2008. If a European bank defaults on a repo…
Why Cut the Fed Funds Rate Again? Global Week Ahead
It could be to keep policy and risk-free benchmark Treasury rates in alignment with the ECB's easing last week. It could be to alleviate trade war uncertainty. It could be to assist in next year???s U.S. Presidential election.
Trading The Fed: Why Fed Funds Futures Are A Key Barometer
A period of greater Federal Reserve activity between 2015 and 2019 led to a renewed interest in trading Federal Funds futures. Over the last 15 FOMC meetings, F
100% probability of a December hike, Fed funds futures contracts show
The Federal Reserve is definitely lifting interest rates next month — if the market has priced a key contract correctly.
How The Banking Sector Could Be Affected From The Fed's Inability To Tame The Fed Funds Rate
The Flattened yield curve is suppressing the performance of the financial sector and consequently, the VFH ETF. A further narrowing in the spread between the IO
Why You Should Consider a Career in Mortgage Lending
In the aftermath of a shocking financial crisis, people are still flocking to a career in mortgage lending. Especially as people think about how much money they can make if they work hard. Make no mistake, a Mortgage Loan Originator (also known as a Mortgage Loan Officer or Broker in some circles) plays a vital role in […]
Come Behind the Scenes and See What Mortgage Lending is
Guild is a leading independent mortgage lender, specializing in residential home loans. But what does that mean? We will show you exactly what it means!
What Lenders Look For In A Personal Loan Borrower
There are some big differences among personal loan lenders. Find one that’s suited to you.
What's the Difference Between a Mortgage Broker and a Lender?
Are you wondering how you should go about getting your mortgage? Before you start, take a look at these key differences between a broker and a lender.
Summit Mortgage Corporation Named Top Ranking Lender
We’re proud to announce that Summit Mortgage Corporation has been named as a Top Ranking Lender by the Portland Business Journal in 2016. This list ranked local metro residential loans closed in 2016 based on information provided through questionnaires. Summit … Continued
How Credit Union Mortgage Lending Differs From Banks
Credit union members will see several benefits when using the services of credit union mortgage lending, when compared to traditional banking institutions.
Ep. 122 Livingston Hessam: What You Need to Know About the State of Mortgage Banking and Real...
Want to know what's in store for mortgage banking and real estate lending? Invest Florida Show has the answers investors need!
Understanding Mortgage Rates: How the Federal Funds Rate Affects Mortgage Rates
When you're trying to understand mortgage rates, remember: the Federal Reserve and the federal funds rate do not control mortgage rates.