Extra cash for the holidays

5 ways to get extra cash for the holidays It’s that time of year again. The time for holiday parties, gifts, festive decor and, well, spending.  That’s right: According to the National Retail Federation, the typical American will spend over $800 this holiday season — on gifts, holiday items and other non-essential purchases. Don’t have that […]

Now’s a great time for a reverse mortgage

Now’s a great time for a reverse mortgage In today’s economic climate, clients need financial solutions that make sense. Today’s economic circumstances are taking a toll on retirees. From delaying major purchases and driving less, to cancelling or curtailing travel plans, many are sacrificing to make ends meet. Retirees need solid financial options to help ease […]

Everything to know about reverse mortgages

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Everything to know about reverse mortgages BY ALY YALE. CBS NEWS.If you’re struggling with the rising costs of inflation, tapping your home equity may provide some relief.If you’re struggling with the rising costs of inflation, tapping your home equity may provide some relief. With products like cash-out refinances, home equity loans or HELOCs, you can […]

Obstacle to a Comfortable Retirement

Workers Say Inflation Is Now the No. 1 Obstacle to a Comfortable Retirement Hoping to retire, crack open a book and relax on the beach sometime soon? Not so fast. The soaring prices you’re seeing at the grocery store, gas pump and — well, everywhere, really — may complicate things. Inflation is now the top obstacle standing in the way of […]

Reverse Mortgages Explained

 Reverse Mortgages Explained? Bob Vila A reverse mortgage can be a helpful type of home loan for retirees looking to tap into their home equity and cover their day-to-day costs during retirement. Q: My wife and I recently retired and are finally getting around to some much-needed home renovations. We don’t want to drain our […]

Social Security benefits

Retirement savings being eaten up. A reverse mortgage can help with that

Social Security Recipients Could Get a Massive 11% Raise Next Year Surging inflation could lead to the biggest boost to monthly Social Security benefits since 1981. The 2023 Social Security cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, would be 10.8% if inflation continues at its current pace, according to a new prediction from the non-profit Committee for a […]

Reverse Mortgage Information for 2022

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Reverse Mortgage Information for 2022 The reverse mortgage is a fantastic product, but it’s not the right solution for everybody. Is it right (or wrong) for you? In this article, we’ll cover key reverse mortgage information for 2022 to help you decide if a reverse mortgage is the right solution for you.  There is quite a […]

How Does a Reverse Mortgage Work.

How Does a Reverse Mortgage Work. For many retirees, their largest asset is their home — but they might not be ready to sell to cash in on their equity. That’s where a reverse mortgage can come into play. A reverse mortgage allows people aged 62 and older to continue to live in and own […]

Reverse Mortgage Might Help Widowed Retirees

How a Reverse Mortgage Might Help Widowed Retirees I found this article through one of my lenders and thought I would share it. The death of a loved one can be a turbulent time for widowed retirees, both emotionally and financially. For widowed retirees facing financial uncertainty following a spouse’s passing, a reverse mortgage can […]

Fighting inflation with a reverse mortgage

Fighting inflation with a reverse mortgage. What retirees need to know. As inflation concerns grow, many retirees worry about their purchasing power. Retirees may consider a reverse mortgage for inflation protection, financial experts say. Opening a reverse mortgage line of credit early and allowing it to grow may offer a buffer for future retirement expenses. […]