Strengthen Retirement

Reverse Mortgages Included Among Tips to Strengthen Retirement by U.S. News A new article at U.S. News and World Report giving recommendations on strengthening retirement security offers reverse mortgages as one of the potential tools a senior can use to bolster their financial security in retirement. Among the recommendations from U.S. News contributor Craig Stephens, downsizing […]

Originating Reverse Mortgages

Originating Reverse Mortgages is often a heart wrenching reality. I think back on the people that I have helped over the years in my Reverse Mortgage experience. Some of the people stand out to me more than others for various reasons. I was just remembering a lovely lady that really made me cry when she […]

Retirement Crisis

 Retirement crisis – how to avoid your own Various reports have weighed in on whether America is facing a “retirement crisis.” One study found, for instance, that while just 8.8 percent of people currently age 65 and older are impoverished, 88 percent of Americans still believe the nation faces a retirement crisis. Sources of disagreement include whether […]

Key Retirement Number

Only 26% of Americans Know This Key Retirement Number Are you in the minority?Maurie Backman (TMFBookNerd) Social Security is a crucial source of income for millions of seniors, which is why eligible recipients should take steps to maximize their benefits. Unfortunately, a large number of Americans lack the knowledge to make informed decisions about Social Security, […]

Scams targeting seniors

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Scams targeting seniors While a person can become a victim of a scam at any age, the senior population is becoming more vulnerable to scammers. Seniors make good targets because they generally have good credit and accessible savings. Further, many seniors are alone or suffer from conditions like memory loss or frailty, which make seniors […]

Retirement question

Retirement question. CNBC Make It. money. 84% of Americans cant answer this basic money question about retirement. Retirement doesn’t seem to be on the minds of many Americans To see just how much the people know when it comes to financially preparing for their later years, Fidelity Investments conducted a retirement IQ test. The results were […]

Reverse Mortgage Retirement Planning

Reverse Mortgage Retirement Planning. Reverse Mortgage Alabama. New Partnership Seeks to Expand Reverse Mortgage Retirement Planning Knowledge by Jason Oliva, brought to you by Alabama's Reverse Mortgage Guy" Scott Underwood for educational purposes. A partnership between The American College of Financial Services and the Funding Longevity Task Force seeks to expand knowledge on issues related to […]

Reverse mortgage a smart move?

Reverse mortgage a smart move?   Is A Reverse Mortgage a smart move? by CNBC’s Sharon Epperson and Ketie Young What you need to know about reverse mortgages. The onetime “Magnum, P.I.” actor’s elevator pitch for reverse mortgage lender American Advisors Group sounds appealing: Use one of the most valuable assets you own — in […]

Is Your Reverse Mortgage Originator Licensed

Is Your Reverse Mortgage Originator Licensed. Reverse Mortgage Alabama. Is Your Reverse Mortgage Originator Licensed or just Registered The SAFE Act was enacted in July 2008 to help create a national standard for residential mortgage originators.  This is a fantastic idea EXCEPT that if a mortgage originator works for a depository bank, like Bank of […]