Monthly Archives: January 2015

First Trust Deeds vs The Dow: Who Has Bragging Rights?

Whenever we flip over the calendar from December to January, the media is full of stories that look back at the previous year or longer. As I was scanning the financial news in the first few days of January, I noticed several stories ballyhooing how … Read More…

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If Doctors Examined Us as Closely as Banks…

Wouldn’t it be great if during your yearly physical your doctor would examine you as closely as your bank does when you apply for a mortgage? The actual time our doctors spend examining us can usually be measured in minutes. It takes weeks – if … Read More…

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Buying Property for the Long or Short Term

There aren’t too many endeavors in life where totally opposite strategies can be equally as sound. But consider these two approaches to real estate investing:  You can buy your home, live in it for decades, raise your family, and end up with a piece of … Read More…

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Rent Going Up Faster than Income? Here’s the Answer

If you don’t know who Charles Payne is, you need to check him out. He has a financial advice show each weekday on the Fox Business channel. I like him because he has the ability to clarify finances and the economy in ways that often … Read More…

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