Timing Our Next Investment Property

Timing Our Next Investment Property

Mr. BFS and I paid off our first home in early 2013.  It has become a nice rental property.  Now we are considering when to buy another one… Getting Pre-Approved for Another Home Loan Our first step in this process was to look around at home loan requirements since...
5-Year Progress Check

5-Year Progress Check

The following is a staff writer post from MikeS.  He is a married father of 2.  So, with the cat, he ranks number 5 in the house.  He loves numbers and helping people. Please leave any questions or comments below for either Mike or Crystal. Just for fun, I decided to...
Mortgage Rates: Buy or Refinance Now (Or Else!)

Mortgage Rates: Buy or Refinance Now (Or Else!)

The following is a staff writer post from Libby Balke. She’s an amazing writer, work-at-home mother of two, and has been married almost 8 years. Please leave any questions or comments below for either Libby or Crystal. I hope you’re reading that title as a...
Starting Your Nest Egg: Investing In Your Marriage

Starting Your Nest Egg: Investing In Your Marriage

The following is a staff writer post from Libby Balke. She’s an amazing writer, work-at-home mother of two, and has been married almost 8 years. Please leave any questions or comments below for either Libby or Crystal. We’d been married for exactly eight hours...
5-Year Progress Check

How I Spent My Inheritance

The following is a staff writer post from MikeS.  MikeS is a married father of 2.  So, with the cat, he ranks number 5 in the house.  He loves numbers and helping people. Please leave any questions or comments below for either Mike or Crystal. Overall, I have made...
Wall Street Firms and New Investors

Wall Street Firms and New Investors

Wall Street firms are wrong concerning how you should invest when you are just starting out Guest Post by: Wealth Effect Blogger The textbook approach for someone who is new to investing and far from retirement is to invest aggressively because in the event of a loss...