Book Review: Manual For Living

This week we feature a review by friend and coach James Clear of the classic Manual for Living by Epictetus Quick Summary: Some things are in your power and some are not do not confuse the two and do not desire the things that are not in your power. It is our opinion of things […]

Will Sale-Leasebacks Change How Homeowners Tap Into Their Equity?

Figure Technologies says it has a better solution than reverse mortgages and HELOCs   Figure Technologies was founded last year by former SoFi CEO Mike Cagney, the company has raised more than $120 million in capital, and it is only in its second year of operating. In its first year of business, the company entered […]

2021’s Top Tips to Flip

The real estate market is hot right now, and if you are in the business of flipping homes, it is crucial to stay up-to-date with trends in homeowner preferences. We have compiled a list of 2021’s top tips to flip. As more buyers enter the market looking for their next home, it is essential now […]

American Association of Private Lenders (AAPL) IRA

Our friends at the American Association of Private Lenders (AAPL) have their fingers on the pulse of the market providing key insights, education, relationships and opportunities to individual and corporate level investors, vendors, and industry professionals. Turbulent times call for a responsible plan to build wealth. Our colleague Clay Malcolm shares The Evolving Mentality of […]

The Differences between IRA’s and 401K Plans

As of December 31, 2018, 401(k) plans held an estimated $5.2 trillion in assets and represented 19 percent of the $27.1 trillion in US retirement assets, which includes employer-sponsored retirement plans, individual retirement accounts (IRAs), and annuities. In comparison, 401(k) assets were $3.1 trillion and represented 17 percent of the US retirement market in 2010. […]

Mail Bag Question Blog

This Month’s Mail Bag Question comes from Orlando Realtor Matthew Rollo: “How did you fund your first flip? How did you fund your most recent flip? I am curious to see the difference, if any, so when the time comes this year I know what I need to have to begin the process myself. Better […]

You Can Invest Like A Rothschild

Times of economic uncertainty often lead to panic within financial markets across the globe. Yet for a small percentage of the population uncertain times have little to no impact on business as usual, in fact some expanded their wealth.  Investing principles gleaned from Biblical lessons played the greatest role in the creation of generational wealth. […]

Action Steps on Life Lessons from The Very Wealthy

Having Money is Better Than Not Having Money When you have money, you have the freedom to live the life you want and not have to worry when something bad happens and whether or not you can afford a vacation. Action Step: If you have money, great keep it up! If you don’t, find ways […]

Has The 2017 Tax Overhaul Law Affected Real Estate?

A recent report from the New York Federal Reserve sheds light on the question: Has the massive tax overhaul adopted by Congress in late 2017 had any effect on whether consumers want to buy or sell homes? It’s an important issue because federal tax laws can make owning a home much less costly or far […]