Craziest Things Used as Collateral

Written by LeeAnn Reynolds on February 22, 2019

Collateral is used as a type of insurance when you take out a loan – if something happens and you can’t repay your loan, the bank or lender still has the collateral, so they can get something back. One common … Continue Reading

FU, as in Following Up! Equifax, Reverse Mortgages, and More!

Written by Kathleen Heck on April 3, 2018
Following Up

I often takes notes while on conference calls or in seminars by using a sort of self created shorthand (that I often am unable to decipher later). One understandable yet perplexing aspect of that shorthand is my use of FU. … Continue Reading

Crypto Night Mortgage – Blockchain and the Mortgage Market

Written by Kathleen Heck on March 1, 2018

Crypto Night Mortgage? It’s all the rage. You cannot click on a news site without seeing something about it. Every industry is scrambling to understand how this should best be used by them. What is it? Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, … Continue Reading

10 More Crazy Insurance Policies

Written by LeeAnn Reynolds on January 22, 2018
Clown Insurance

Back in June, we published an article about ten different weird types of insurance (featuring unique products such as Alien Abduction Insurance, Zombie Apocalypse Insurance and Coconut Insurance). Now, we’re at it again! Here are ten more types of strange, … Continue Reading

Nine Unique Gift Ideas For Those Who Have Everything

Written by LeeAnn Reynolds on December 8, 2017
Subscription Box

Just like that, it’s December already! If you haven’t found the perfect holiday gift for your loved one, it’s crunch time. It can be difficult to find unique and fun gifts that your family or friends will enjoy. Here are … Continue Reading

Cryptocurrencies: What They Are and How They Work

Written by LeeAnn Reynolds on October 3, 2017

Even if you’re not involved in the finance world, chances are you’ve heard of cryptocurrencies. There are several types of cryptocurrencies, but the most common ones are Ethereum, Litecoin, Dash, and, of course, Bitcoin. But what, exactly, is Bitcoin? Is … Continue Reading