Investing in Trust Deeds with your IRA

October 17th, 2017

  What is trust deed investing? Trust deed investing is simply investing in loans that are secured by real estate. Most trust deed investments are relatively short-term loans given to professional real estate investors. Banks can be reluctant to lend to investors who seek these loans not because the loans are particularly risky, but because […]

Control your Investments With a Checkbook IRA

October 9th, 2017

  Do you have an IRA or a 401K? According to the Federal Reserve’s Survey of Consumer Finances, in 2013, about 45 percent of households aged 25 to 64 had balances in retirement accounts. Do those 45 percent of Americans know what their retirement accounts are invested in? Most likely not, and that doesn’t bother […]

Why You Should Buy a Rental Property Now

October 2nd, 2017

By: Rentalutions It’s a great time to be a DIY landlord. If you’re not currently investing in rental properties, now is the time to start. In this article, we’ll explain why it’s a great market to buy a rental, and how you can manage your rental property yourself in less time. The Rental Market is […]

5 Tips on How to Successfully Select a Tenant

September 25th, 2017

Many landlords, despite how long they’ve been in the real estate rental business face similar issues of choosing the correct tenant. One wrong move can make the difference between a fantastic relationship or having to deal with a damaged property or disputes. Platforms such as make it convenient for landlords to find student tenants […]

Protecting your Retirement from a Financial Crisis

September 18th, 2017

So first thing’s first, I’m not the fear-mongering type. I personally really hate it when pundits prey on people’s worst instincts. But there is, unfortunately, something to be said for financial forecasting, right? It’s more (at least somewhat) more science-based, and less I’ve-got-a-feeling-something-bad-is-gonna-happen. There are patterns and signs for what’s to come, and we know […]