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What to Look for When Buying Your First Home

What to Look for When Buying Your First Home

December 13, 2017 | Posted by: Todd Spetter

Buying a first home is an exciting time in an individual's life. You may already have a family that needs more than simply being a good structure to protect against them against the elements. In addit ... [read more]

Seven Inexpensive Home Staging Ideas for a Quick Sale

Seven Inexpensive Home Staging Ideas for a Quick Sale

November 22, 2017 | Posted by: Todd Spetter

When your home is on the market, first impressions matter more than ever. If a potential buyer doesn’t like what they see in the first few minutes, that bad start could color the rest of their e ... [read more]

Credit Card Debt vs Mortgage Debt: Which Should You Pay Off?

Credit Card Debt vs Mortgage Debt: Which Should You Pay Off?

November 8, 2017 | Posted by: Todd Spetter

It's always a good idea to pay down your debt when you have extra cash on hand. However, as you get started, you will probably be faced with several types of debt you can work on, and it's hard to kno ... [read more]

Buying Your First Home? Be Prepared for These 5 Startup Expenses

Buying Your First Home? Be Prepared for These 5 Startup Expenses

October 24, 2017 | Posted by: Todd Spetter

If you are in the market for your first home, you’ve probably saved a substantial amount of money for the down payment. You researched closing costs, sought out the best deal on a mortgage, and ... [read more]

Five Reasons Why You Should Have More Than One Bank Account

Five Reasons Why You Should Have More Than One Bank Account

October 18, 2017 | Posted by: Todd Spetter

In today's tech world, being victimized by hackers can leave you penniless if you have only one bank account. The following five situations demonstrate how a having a backup account can keep you ... [read more]

Preparing to Sell? Do This First

Preparing to Sell? Do This First

September 27, 2017 | Posted by: Todd Spetter

So you've made the decision to sell your home. What you do to prepare - from the outside in - will make all the difference in whether prospective buyers choose to take a look.  First impr ... [read more]

4 Reasons to Say 'Yes' to Good Credit

4 Reasons to Say 'Yes' to Good Credit

September 13, 2017 | Posted by: Todd Spetter

Good credit is a necessity for acquiring many things in life. There are many important reasons for saying 'yes' to credit. Below are some of those reasons, as well as ways to get and build your credit ... [read more]

10 Mistakes First-Time Homebuyers Make

10 Mistakes First-Time Homebuyers Make

August 23, 2017 | Posted by: Todd Spetter

Buying your first house can be an exciting and stressful time. There are so many things to consider that you can find yourself getting overwhelmed. Here are some common mistakes first-time homebuyers ... [read more]

5 Ways to Simplify Your Financial Life

5 Ways to Simplify Your Financial Life

August 9, 2017 | Posted by: Todd Spetter

No matter who you are or what you do for a living, it can seem like your bank statements, credit card receipts, and other financial documents are burying you alive. If you are struggling under the wei ... [read more]

5 Things First Time Home Buyers Should Do Before They Go Shopping

5 Things First Time Home Buyers Should Do Before They Go Shopping

July 26, 2017 | Posted by: Todd Spetter

Shopping for your first home is exciting, and it is only natural to want to get right to it. The idea of trading in that monthly rent check for a mortgage payment that builds equity and wealth for the ... [read more]

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