Why Are Promissory Notes Sold? How Are Values Determined?
How Does Cash-Flow Fit Into Fair Market Value Calculations? A valuation philosophy. Who needs valuations and appraisals? Why are promissory notes sold? Price is what you pay—value is what you get.There Will Be Blood (Maybe Not)
Even though the first quarter is behind us, analysts are still attempting to handicap the ultimate direction of stock and bond markets for 2013. Clearly there is dissension. And while we all love a good debate, investors aren’t interested in witticisms and one-ups.How to Structure, Appraise and Value a Real Estate Mortgage Note
Five Key Factors that Impact Risk, Value and Income.What is a real estate mortgage note? 5 Key Factors Impacting the Fair Market Value of a Real Estate Mortgage Note. Use a recognized, experienced, trained expert to maximize your income and minimize your risks.What Is a Promissory Note? What Are They Used for?
A promissory note is a written contract between parties-a borrower and a lender– signed by the borrower. It contains an unconditional promise to pay a certain amount of money on demand, or in installment payments over a period of time. It is used in a financing transaction–a lending transaction.Best Way To Prepare For Retirement Is To Wake UP
In the first installment of a new retirement series I begin with a rant about social security and how it serves more to tax my future than to help me prepare. Social insecurity begins with a tax scheme designed to talk earners out of their wages with a vague promise of rewards far in the future. Sounds like a suckers game to me and I have playing it for a long time. Social security is a “Money or your life!” tax that is designed to have the working pay for those less fortunate or retired.Persisting Low Interest Rates Are Crushing Elderly American Retirement Dreams
The negative effects of a low interest rate upon seniors has become one of the major criticisms of the Fed’s monetary strategy. It is crushing the retirement dreams of millions of elderly Americans. Retired people are being paid almost no interest on their personal savings. They are being compelled to stay in the workforce for a longer period of time in order realize their retirement goals.Promissory Notes Are Investing Tools – Discover New Opportunities
Real Estate Note Investing Provides Higher Income. Stocks and bonds should not be the only investing tool in your financial tool box.What is a real estate mortgage? What is a promissory note? What is a real estate investment note? What funding sources are available to the note investor?Absolute Returns and the Holstein Friesian
It’s interesting when you look at it, the experiences you gain through life that are completely disparate but nonetheless evidence synchronicity. My father wouldn’t have known absolute return if it jumped up and bit him on the bum, yet he was an expert at it. He would have revelled in the ‘new world’ of Absolute Return.Promissory Note Investing Using Leverage-Borrowed Money
Use Leverage to Increase Yields and Capital Gains. What is Leverage? Three Types of Leverage. Leverage and Appreciation. Leverage Risks. Leverage can also magnify losses. Use it with caution.Did You Survive The Flash Crash Of 2013?
Within three minutes during April 23, 2013, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost nearly 150 points, and approximately $136 billion of market value was wiped out. The recovery was just as fast, and markets returned to having a profitable session (both the Dow and the S&P 500 were up over 1% for the day). The crash and recovery both happened so fast that many Americans weren’t even aware of the events. So what happened?