Category: Investment


Property valuation is the process which determines the economic value of real estate. Property valuation typically seeks to determine fair market value, the price at which a knowledgeable seller willingly sells his/her property and a knowledgeable buyer will willingly purchase it. In other words, it assures both parties have all the relevant information and neither

Protecting Your Credit

One of the three “BIG” credit bureaus recently announced that a massive hack has exposed the personal information of up to 143 million people. To add perspective to that statement, that is about two-thirds of American credit card holders or close to half the population of the United States.  Part of protecting your credit is, being

Easier to Play the Game

It’s much easier to play a game when you know the rules so you can avoid mistakes that might keep you from winning. Homeownership isn’t a game but there are some rules that will protect your investment and increase your enjoyment. Most people want a home of their own to raise their family, share with

The Compound Effect: Building Your Household’s Wealth

Wealth is within reach for many people; however, according to a recent study 63 percent of Americans said it’s not likely they’ll become rich.1 While younger people are more likely to say they’ll achieve wealth one day, only 34 percent of people aged 30 to 49 and 21 percent of people aged 50 or older

8 Smart Home Technology Trends that Can Save You Money

The smart home is the new internet of things, or objects that can serve you better by communicating with each other or directly with you through apps on your smart phone. In the ideal version of the wired future, all of our appliances and gadgets talk to each other seamlessly. What would be living in a smart home