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Saturday, November 7, 2009
Reverse mortgage are very well accepted in US nowadays. FHA (Federal Housing Administration) was the first one to create it. There is a reverse mortgage program of FHA which is called as HECM loan. The HECM (Home Equity Conversion Mortgage) program helps you to take out a few of the equity in your residence. The elder Americans consider it as a safe plan to obtain financial hold. Many people use it as a supplementary support which can help them in medical expenses, make residence enhancement and loads of more. We can define reverse mortgage as a type of loan provided by reverse mortgage lenders which switches a part of the equity in your residence into currency. This equity is made with the intention to put together up with many years of residence mortgage payments are capable to pay to you. To become eligible for this loan you should be of 62 years of age with your own home. HECM calculation is best to know your eligibility.
Your home could be of two types. Either it should be one family unit home or it can be 1-4 unit residence in the midst of one borrower has occupied it. It is different from bank home equity loan. In bank home equity loan you should have enough revenue against debt proportion to become eligible for loan. In this case you have to make monthly mortgage costs. The amount of money which you can get from your home depends on how old are you, the interest rates of present era, and the evaluated price of your residence, whichever is a smaller amount. Reverse mortgage has its cons and disadvantages. The biggest advantage is that the property owner need not have to pay monthly payments. The procedure of qualification is extremely simple. However there could be various fees which could be a little far above the ground.
Thursday, October 15, 2009
An adjustable rate mortgage is a mortgage on which the borrower is required to pay an interest rate which can change over time. This is the most common type of mortgage. Changes in the mortgage interest rates are based on a declared interest rate index. This index is usually the interest rate set by the central bank in the economy and, at any rate, must be specified in the initial mortgage agreement. Usually, home equity line of credit feature some limitations on the degree to which the interest rate or the related payments on the underlying debt can vary within a given time period. These limitations are formally known as “caps”. Typical caps might include a provision that the interest rate vary by no more than 2% within one year, or that no more than two interest rate adjustments be made within a twelve month period.
Some home equity loans may be offered on the basis of rates which are fixed for a period of time and then are allowed to vary. Because they carry more uncertainty than fixed rates mortgages, adjustable rate mortgages to some extent represent a gamble on the future state of the economy, and can either impose unexpected hardship on the mortgage-holding families or result in an unexpectedly low financial burden for them if the economy moves in the right way.
Monday, October 5, 2009
If you are owner of a company and facing problems of getting paid your invoices in 60 days or so then factoring company can be a solution for you. It is sometimes havoc for small, new and growing companies to wait for invoices being paid in long times as it hampers company finances.
Factoring process is simple and it takes just four steps.
1. Factoring company buys invoice from your company and pays you.
2. This company advances the first payment of 70-90% of invoice.
3. This company waits for client to pay.
4. As soon as client pays company it gives second payment.
One of the advantage is your operating cost gets lowered and you are not short of money to meet daily expenses of company. Moreover you can extend the financing more rather than bank can. Banks generally sets some credit limit based on financial situation of company while this factoring company sets limit based on sales potential of your company. This can really leverage your company potential to grow.
One company which I know is 1stcommercialcredit.com. It provides financial services in all sectors. The services include Accounts Receivable Financing & Factoring Asset Based Financing Government Contract Receivable Financing and Purchase Order Financing. They provide these services to almost all segments and industry such as Agriculture & Produce Auto Glass Installers, Shops Cable Contractors, Underground Cable Construction Contractors, Consumer and Contract Installments Freight Brokers Freight & Trucking Carriers, Government Receivables & Contracts International Trade Finance and many more.
Monday, September 14, 2009
For every business whether its offline or online, merchant account is always very important. If you don’t have merchant account then in offline business you might have options of taking payments through cash, cheque or demand draft and if you have online business then you can only accept payment through money orders or postal cheques which takes long to reach and thus the order process is delayed.
Merchant account processing is very important for most business as it gives customer various choices to pay from and thus the transaction is very much rapid compare to other unconventional methods. It is also studied that those businesses which are having more options of payment are making higher sales compare to their unconventional peers. Merchant account processing is great way to build reputation and trust amongst your clients.
Nowadays credit cards are widely used across the globe and thus it becomes necessary for businesses to provide credit card processing. Getting a merchant account is not at all a tough task; all you have to do is to find the right merchant account provider which fulfills your every need and that too at reasonable rates. In addition to the 24x7 support from your merchant provider your merchant account comes with complete report of monthly transactions that helps you to keep record of credit card numbers of your customers which you can later use for recurring billing or chargebacks.
Sunday, July 26, 2009
Investments are anything in which people put money in the hope of gaining financial reward. There is an element of risk in all investments and the amount of financial reward which can be hoped for is usually inversely proportionate to the risk; that is, higher risk investments have the potential for yielding greater returns, yet also involve a greater risk of losing the investment completely. The classic example of a low yielding, low risk investment is government bonds. For the investor to lose out on the sum invested in government bonds, the government would have to go bankrupt and default on its debts. In the developed Western world, this is almost unheard of. Naturally, in poorer, less developed countries, this is not so, and the greater interest rate offered on their bonds reflects the greater risk involved.
Stocks and shared in limited companies are the quintessential form of investment in modern economies. Even other forms of investment, such as pensions or unit trusts, are often only indirect ways of investing in shares. For example, when a person makes contributions to a company providing a private pension, the company will, more often than not, invest that money in corporate shares. Property is the other major investment vehicle.
FD (Fixed Deposit) or CD (Certificate of Deposit) are one of the safest investment instruments compared to stocks because these investements are backed with insurance. The CD rates mostly depends upon the duration of your deposit. You can make deposit in bank for various fixed time frames eg. 6 month CD, 12 month CD, 24 month CD and the reward is payed accordingly.
Wednesday, April 29, 2009
In comparison with the available options for debt relief Debt settlement is considered as the most easiest and economical way for eliminating credit card debts and unsecured debts. The debt settlement should be practiced when you're completely unable to pay off your installments in due time. Nowadays, creditors easily accept debt settlements once it is sure that the consumer is facing problems in paying off his installments. Creditors have reason to do so, as they also believe "something is better than nothing".
Monday, April 13, 2009
Tech Mahindra is the winner of auction process of Satyam Computer Services. Tech Mahindra will buy 31% equity at 58 rupees per share. Whereas, other players like L & T and others had offerd around 49.50 rupees per share.
Monday, March 2, 2009
Reliance Industries board has decided to merge RIL's entity Reliance Petroleum Limited with the parent company Reliance Industries Limited.
The merger ratio is 16:1, means RPL shareholders will get 1 share of Reliance Industries Limited against 16 held. The merger ratios is little bit in favor of RPL and this merger will be taken into account from 1st April 2009.
Friday, February 13, 2009
Reliance communication announced today its GSM subscriber stats, and they got a whooping 5 million addition in their first month. The company is heading towards great highs. In addition to this they have also mentioned that their CDMA subscriber addition very encouraging. Although they have does not disclosed the figures and promised to disclose it soon.
The company had formed a 5 million subscriber in the first month which is itself the biggest record after chinese company in the world. With the startup of GSM service it is believed that the revenues of the company will grow by 75% within a year and hence the bottom line will rose handsomly.