How Owning Your Home Will Change Your Life Modest Money1 Comment

You may have heard the news. For those hoping to purchase a first home, it’s a buyer’s market. Following the housing bubble of just a few years ago, the market has yet to fully rebound. That means there are more houses than folks that need them. In many markets, these houses are selling for half, or less, of what they may have sold for 10 years ago. And the bar isn’t set too high. For those with steady employment, pre-approval is yours with just a call to your bank. Many cities and municipalities offer grants and tax incentives to new homebuyers, to get good people into empty houses. It’s good for their tax base, for crime rates, for the culture and quality of life of their citizens.

So why aren’t more people jumping at the opportunity to buy? Some people don’t want to be tied to a mortgage. They enjoy the freedom of renting. Others are simply worried about the financial commitment. Still others have never considered home ownership as an option for them. Can they handle it? I’m here to tell you can. Take a look at Homestart first home owners page. This is just one of…

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How to Make the Most on Your Used Car

By : Adam | 28 Nov 2014

What did Warren Buffett say was the most important rule of investment? “Never Lose Money”. Now, Warren probably uttered this phrase with his trademark wry grin. It sounds simple, but if it were that easy to “never lose money” everyone would be rich, or at …

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Do You Really Know Your Investment Professional?

By : Adam | 27 Nov 2014

Since 2001, advisory services within the financial services industry have exploded. This trend was magnified after the housing crash and subsequent recession of 2008. More and more people have decided that they need at least some help with managing their finances. Therefore, many people have …

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Recommended Online Forex Trading Resources

By : Adam | 26 Nov 2014

Forex market is a type of trading wherein you can trade by selling or buying currencies as you do with commodities or stocks. Foreign exchange or Forex trading is a market that deals in a huge amount of money on a daily basis to the …

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Become a Great Investor in 3 Easy Lessons

By : Adam | 25 Nov 2014

This is a guest post by Mike, aka The Dividend Guy. He authors The Dividend Guy Blog since 2010 and manages portfolios at Dividend Stocks Rock. He is a passionate investor. If interested in submitting a guest post please read my guest post policy and …

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How to Use Precious Metal IRA to Secure Your Retirement

By : Adam | 24 Nov 2014

The following is a guest post. If interested in submitting a guest post please read my guest post policy and then contact me. More and more retirees are switching to making precious metal IRA investments instead of simply investing in much less stable stocks, bonds, …

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A Review of The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham

By : Adam | 21 Nov 2014

The Intelligent Investor is the famous book written by Warren Buffet’s mentor, Benjamin Graham. This is one of the must read books for both average investors and Wall St. Brokers. In this book, Graham lays out his philosophy of investing and some key investing ideas …

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