Securing a Self-Employed Mortgage – Even with One Year of Tax Returns

Buying a house doesn't have to be difficult if you are recently self-employed! Remember when lenders offered “stated income loans” for self-employed borrowers?  Before the 2008 financial crisis, many lenders offered self-employed borrowers the ability to secure a loan with little or no proof of income. In the wake of the financial crisis, stated income [...]

By |2018-03-05T17:10:48+00:00June 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Brain Building Games

Keeping Your Brain Fit One of the most attractive and entertaining things on the internet are the seemingly endless array of games. Whether you’re a sucker for Candy Crush, poker, old school arcade games or slots, they’re all at your fingertips 24/7/365. Recently, a new genre of game has emerged in the past few [...]

By |2018-03-07T18:19:58+00:00March 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

In 300 Words or Less: Crowdfunding for Businesses

Is Crowdfunding Right for Your Business? In the past, ambitious entrepreneurs had to rely almost exclusively on their own money, traditional loans, or large investors in order to fund their start-ups. In the late 2000’s, companies offering a new form of initial investment started appearing. Leveraging small amounts of money from a large amount of [...]

By |2018-03-07T20:19:16+00:00March 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Childproofing Your Home: Five Essentials

"Baby Proofing" Basics? When it comes to protecting your little loved ones from injuring themselves around the home, there are few lengths we would not go to! However, as adults, it can be hard to conjure up all of the various was that an infant or a toddler could hurt themselves. Let’s be honest – [...]

By |2018-03-05T16:30:27+00:00February 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

4 Fast Financial Tips for Newlyweds

Financial Tips Toward Newlywed Bliss Getting married is one of the most exciting thing in an adult’s life. That said, it also can take a lot of getting used to. From perhaps moving in to a new house, to thinking about children, there’s no doubt you will need some time to get used to your [...]

By |2018-03-07T18:42:54+00:00February 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Basics of an IRA Plan

IRA Basics After having maxed out your employer’s 401(k) plan, and saved 6 month’s of living expenses, and paid off debt, most people will suggest that you start either a Traditional, or Roth Individual Retirement Account (IRA) plan. They are widely considered to be one of the soundest investments you can make, and people have [...]

By |2018-03-07T21:51:18+00:00February 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Six Simple DIY Projects for This Winter

Winter DIY Projects Across the board, we tend to spend more time at home during the winter. Whether your climate experiences heavy snow, heavy rain, or just low temperatures, there’s a very strong chance you’re not as eager to get into the great outdoors! When we spend more time at home, what do we notice [...]

By |2018-03-07T23:12:35+00:00February 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

4 Ways to Make Refinancing Work for YOU!

Benefits of a Refi Let’s start at the beginning, by quickly explaining refinancing: this is when you take a step back, assess the loan you currently have for your home, and take out a new one. The new loan pays off the old one and you start fresh, with different terms. On the surface that [...]

By |2018-03-07T22:52:34+00:00January 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments