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Social Security checks increase the most in 40 years

The gas pump and the grocery store are taking a much larger bite out of our collective wallets this year.  At the start of 2021 the average gas price in the US was around $1.85 and currently the average has risen 59% higher in less than a year.  The 70…

Eviction Moratorium final ruling by the Supreme Court

In March 2020, Congress passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act to alleviate burdens caused by the COVID–19 pandemic. Pub. L. 116–136,134 Stat. 281.  This Act imposed a 120-day eviction moratorium, which was extended until the end of July 2020. This moratorium denied landlords and lenders from evicting…

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A caregiver’s guide: Financial protection for those with Alzheimer’s

Credit problems and identity issues can be difficult to guard against during the best of circumstances, but for someone with a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease – a form of dementia that affects thinking, memory and behavior – preventing identity theft and maintaining good credit can seem impossible. More than 5…

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Google searches for “housing crash” skyrocket

If you prescribe to the saying that perception equals reality, then we may have trouble on the horizon.  In the last month searches for a housing crash have skyrocketed 2,450%!  “Why is the market so hot” searches have doubled in a single week.  It seems Americans are more worried about…

Did you get a little too jolly during the holidays? Paying off high-interest credit card debt.

Christmas or Hanukah time is a great time to celebrate family, faith, and all of our loved ones.  Perhaps our holiday spirit is more than our bank account balance.  Grandkids are a great joy in life and we love to make them happy, but sometimes we give beyond our means…

Miss a stimulus check? Here’s how to get it.

The IRS has already sent out all of the stimulus checks, but if you accidentally threw yours away or did not get the direct deposit you expected, you can still claim yours.   Perhaps you got the incorrect amount sent to you and it wasn’t as much as you should have…

FHA increases RM Lending Limit for 2021

Reverse Mortgage Lending Limit Rises to Over $822k in 2021 The lending limit for federally-backed reverse mortgages is increasing for the fifth consecutive year in a row, set to hit $822,375 in 2021. The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced on Wednesday via Mortgagee Letter (ML) 2020-42 a maximum claim…

Spending more time at home? Fix it up just how you have dreamed of with our digital contact Reverse Mortgage.

We have all spent more time at home than we ever imagined in the last 9 months.  Your world has changed immensely over the Coronavirus pandemic, yet your home has stayed the same.  A realtor client of mine called me the other day to tell me they decided to finally…