When aging or illness make financial decisions too dicey, folks can turn to a trustworthy third party known as power of attorney.
New Way to Help Protect U.S. Homeowners
CUNA Mutual Group (founded in 1935) recently launched a new mortgage payment protection product for credit unions and their members. This new product covers mortgage payments in the event of a borrower’s death, disability, or involuntary unemployment. Credit unions that offer it are leveraging a comprehensive insurance and training program that protects members’ home mortgages. …
Why Age 61 Is Important to Real Estate
Age 61 is the tipping point for most Americans in real estate. Find out why.
H.O.A. dues theft arrest spawns advice for other homeowner organizations
It has been almost four years since allegations arose about the Belair Homeowners' Association possibly falling victim to Laura Kozma, a former employee.
How to Find and Finance Bank
Home prices are still rising — they’re currently averaging just below all-time highs set in 2006, according to the Case-Shiller Home Price Indices. Combine that with slim housing inventory in many markets, and you may believe you’ve missed the opportunity to buy your first, or your next, home. But bank-owned properties, also known as real-estate...Read More