Some Things You Need To Know About How Trust Accounts Work

12 September 2017
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

Managing a trust can be complicated. There are many people who wonder what a trust even does and how it differs from other types of bank accounts. Here are some things that you should know about trust accounts. Why Are Trust Accounts Favored? Trust accounts are generally favored by accountants and attorneys because they have such great protection. When you create a trust, it protects your money and assets from lawsuits and from extra taxes. Read More 

There’s No Harm In Being A Secondary Co-Signer For A Bail Bond, Right?

19 August 2017
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

Your friend or relative calls in a panic–someone you both know is in jail and can only get out on bail, but the bail bondsman needs some money up front and also a couple of people to sign to commit to paying back the bond. Finding out someone you know has been arrested can be a troublesome thing and you will no doubt want to help. If you are like a lot of people who find themselves in this kind of sticky situation, you are probably thinking, " Read More 

Five Good Reasons to Hire a Tax Professional Rather Than Filing Yourself

10 July 2017
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

When tax season rolls around, you have an important decision to make. Should you prepare your taxes yourself, perhaps using some self-guided software or an online application, or should you hire a tax professional to file for you? While self-preparation may be okay for people with very simple tax returns -- like teens with one job and no deductions -- it's not a smart choice for most adults with full-time incomes and possible deductions. Read More 

Top Questions First-Time Homebuyers Have About FHA Loans

30 May 2017
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

The first time that you plan to invest in a home of your own, you will be faced with many important decisions. Perhaps one of the biggest decisions is what type of mortgage loan you choose to make the purchase. While you could always go through a lender and get a traditional mortgage loan, there are really good reasons to ask about available FHA loans instead. If you are unfamiliar with FHA loans, you are bound to have a few questions. Read More 

How Your Credit Score Can Affect The Auto Loan You Get

18 May 2017
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

No matter what credit score you have, you can most likely qualify for auto loans. You may have to shop around for one, but there are lenders out there that are willing to offer loans to almost anyone, even to people with really low scores. If you want to buy a car and will need a loan to do this, you should find out what your credit score is before you start shopping. Read More