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Gain a new perspective on credit life insurance

Gain a new perspective on credit life insurance

In the financial services industry, it is widely known that credit life insurance pays off the outstanding loan balance to which it is attached. But have you ever really realized how credit insurance is a [...]

Grow your real estate portfolio and generate income

Grow your real estate portfolio and generate income

As a seasoned real estate investor with multiple properties, a couple of your top concerns might be how to continue growing your portfolio and finding new and creative ways to generate income from your properties. [...]

Dancing on the debt ceiling

Dancing on the debt ceiling

September 29, 2017, a day that will live in infamy? Probably not, but maybe. September 29 is the date when the U.S. federal government debt ceiling must be raised above $19.8 trillion or [...]

Get on board with mobile auto loans

Get on board with mobile auto loans

If your credit union isn’t offering members the ability to apply for, receive approval for, and check status of an auto loan from anywhere, you may be missing out on sales. As times and [...]

The endless highway

The endless highway

“Sure as night will follow day, most things I worry about never happen anyway."—Tom Petty I was thinking about this Tom Petty lyric as I read a story this morning about the European Union ([...]

Problems with productivity

Problems with productivity

Last week, it was reported that U.S. labor productivity, as measured by the amount of gross domestic product (GDP) produced by one hour of labor, declined 0.6% in the first three months of [...]

Why more Americans are delaying retirement

Why more Americans are delaying retirement

I am several years away from retirement, and while I sometimes daydream about the day that I'll officially retire from the "rat race" (particularly on those long, tough days at the office) and trade my [...]

Watch what we do, not what we say

Watch what we do, not what we say

Our title today comes from one of the most intriguing and infamous government figures of the post-war era, John Mitchell (Richard Nixon’s Attorney General). Hunter S. Thompson famously wrote of Mitchell, “When going gets [...]