THE VALUE OF HOME EQUITY

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It’s March, which means there are a few things on the minds of today’s homeowners: taxes, new tax reform laws, savings and home renovations. I came across a survey by LendEDU the other day that made me think now was the perfect time to tackle these subjects in relation to our borrowers and our home […]

FINANCE OF AMERICA CARES

The season of giving is upon us with all that’s going on in the world. Veterans, youth and underserved populations will be targeted for Cares. Employees can contribute in many different ways, and reap many different benefits.

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There’s so much going on in the world today that we felt this was the perfect time to launch our charitable endeavor, Finance of America Cares. This organization prioritizes community, customers and employees as we work both separately and as one to make this world just a little bit better one act at a time. […]

TEAMBUILDING

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While personal accomplishments are tantamount to our confidence and feelings of success, we’re rarely one-man bands. In reality, it typically takes a village to accomplish greatness. That’s why it’s so important to surround yourself with those who exhibit greatness and the potential for greatness. Cultivate a team, keep them motivated and inspired and celebrate their […]

YOU HAVE TO HAVE DISCIPLINE

Self-discipline and an optimistic outlook on life can get you far. Control what you can, including your thoughts, accept the rest. Positivity breeds positivity (and negativity breeds negativity).

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I don’t have to tell you there will be good times and bad times – throughout our individual careers, specific industry and larger economy. There will always be times of high stress. Rising interest rates, low inventory and shrinking margins are occupational hazards of the mortgage industry. Here’s another thing we know, though: owning a […]

I’M ‘SUPER,’ THANKS FOR ASKING

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You gotta love a good trend or two, and the beginning of a new year is always the time to get your predictions in. Now that we’ve had a little time to settle into 2018, I wanted to focus on the superfoods that may help your body and brain power through another successful year! While […]