One good thing that came out of the housing recession is today’s opportunity for consumers to more easily purchase bank-owned homes or real estate owned (REO) properties. However, many traditionally minded consumers remain in the dark when it comes to understanding what it means to purchase REO properties, keeping this as one of the most under-recognized opportunities to discover affordable homes. Let’s answer two of the most basic questions: What are REO properties, and wher
Long before Donald Trump was elected president, housing analysts took a dim view of proposals to clamp down on immigration. With Trump’s victory at the polls, policy analysts now believe a more restrictive immigration policy is coming, although they say Trump’s campaign promise to deport every undocumented immigrant in this great country of ours would be practically impossible to achieve. Trump has already appeared to move away from a pledge to deport more than 11 million ill
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Risk is defined as being exposed to danger. Financially, debt is a source of danger. It can be a trap. Escalating borrowings to pay for spending that is not covered by income may eventually lead to an unmanageable debt repayment burden.
During the financial crisis of 2007-2009, at-risk private corporate debt was transferred onto the federal government’s balance sheet as a way to keep major financial institutions and the free market system operational. Federal governmen