Your Credit Score is Getting an Overhaul

Your Credit Score is Getting an Overhaul

This doesn’t happen often, but the three big credit bureaus have agreed to change the rules as to how your credit score is, well…scored.  Like any other large established business, they are slow to change.  But, they are finally making some improvements that will...
Compounding Money While You Sleep

Compounding Money While You Sleep

Have you ever looked at a compounding chart?  I was fortunate enough to be handed a compounding chart when I was 20 years old by a stock broker at Dean Witter.  It really opened my eyes.  Below is a compounding chart that I made for my youngest child when he was 9...
The Underworld of Seller Financing

The Underworld of Seller Financing

Did you know that there is an underworld of seller financing alive and strong out there?  Chances are, you probably haven’t given it much thought. We are familiar with this concept because it is one of the worlds we do business in.  Now, you might be wondering why I...
Take Responsibility

Take Responsibility

Are we becoming a nation of people who never want to take responsibility for anything? The newest attempt at a law here in Nevada is to seal eviction records for 60 days. Here is the write up from the NVAR: AB107 would provide that eviction records, from the affidavit...
Do You Own Any Rental Homes?

Do You Own Any Rental Homes?

If you do, you might want to keep an eye on Portland, OR.  Let’s say you need to (or just want to) raise your rent.  Not so fast, you big, bad, filthy rich landlord.  In Portland, they are going to charge you $2,900 to $4,500 for raising the rent on your rental...