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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…

Creative strategy provides growth and cash flow in both Bull and Bear markets!

For retirees with substantial investments in the stock market, February 24th and 25th was a scary ride.  Monday the 24th marked the third-biggest daily point drop for the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +1.55% in its 124-year history, followed by another drop of 879 points marking it’s worst 2-day drop in history.  For those…

How much money is left to your kids after a Reverse Mortgage?

Have you ever thought about a reverse mortgage but worried you wouldn’t leave an inheritance for your kids if you got one?  If you tell one of your friends you are thinking about getting a reverse mortgage, you might hear, “Don’t do that, they will take your home.”   Even trusted…

Aging in place and alternative options for receiving care in home

Almost 90% of those 50 and older would like to stay in their homes as they age, yet only 46% of retirees believe that they will be able to stay put throughout their retirement, according to an AARP survey.  There is a gap of 44% that would like to stay…

Solutions for today’s biggest retirement challenges

By: Chris Clow The difficulty that the senior population has in finding an adequate amount of money to fund retirement is an issue that is only growing in scale, and the reverse mortgage industry needs to keep the unique hardships faced by seniors fully in mind when advising them on…

Market update: Home sales, interest rates, and reverse mortgage payouts.

Californians are used to a roller coaster ride when it comes to their home values.  In the early 2000’s we saw home values start to push higher.  By the mid 2000’s these values accelerated even faster, causing many to speculate in the market.  Putting a down payment on a new…

FREE Doritos Locos Tacos

At the beginning of the NBA Finals series between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers and in partnership with the National Basketball Association Taco Bell renewed their “Steal a Game, Steal a Taco” promotion; offering to give all of America a Doritos Locos Taco if the away team…