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Friday’s Food for Thought: Working from home?

Friday’s Food for Thought: Working from home?

Shannon Hicks July 22, 2011 4

Working from home? Working from home has it’s unique advantages and challenges. Here are five practical tips you can use to increase efficiency….yes some apply if you work in an office as well

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Friday’s Food for Thought: Are you asking the right questions?

Friday’s Food for Thought: Are you asking the right questions?

Shannon Hicks July 15, 2011 0

Why it matters To get a grasp of the impact of the upcoming Financial Assessment guidelines for reverse mortgage borrowers we must begin asking (if we’re not already) some simple questions. Do you know

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Will possible government shutdown stop RMs? Deadline is near for agreement.

Will possible government shutdown stop RMs? Deadline is near for agreement.

Shannon Hicks July 15, 2011 0

Ugly Politics: If debt limit agreement is not reached FHA could be part of government shutdown Yes. It’s come down to politicians in Washington threatening that seniors social security checks may stop if the

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Shadow inventory: what it means for you and your borrowers

Shadow inventory: what it means for you and your borrowers

Shannon Hicks July 10, 2011 3

Extended pain? It’s much like tearing a band-aid off a wound. Do it slowly and it hurts much longer. Do it quickly and it hurts bad but the event is over quickly.  It appears

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Friday’s Food for Thought: Moving toward action

Friday’s Food for Thought: Moving toward action

Shannon Hicks July 8, 2011 1

Getting prospective borrowers to act is about motivating them to move forward when a reverse mortgage is in their best interest. Here are just a few tips to help

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Race for market share

Race for market share

Shannon Hicks June 27, 2011 1

It’s nothing to gloat about. Quite frankly it came as a shock when Wells Fargo promptly exited stage right from the reverse mortgage business, especially for their employees. Two major banks departing is not

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Friday’s Food for Thought: Check Engine Light

Friday’s Food for Thought: Check Engine Light

Shannon Hicks June 24, 2011 0

How the check engine light comes on in the Reverse Mortgage Industry with things like Reverse Mortgage Industry warnings and HUD counseling protocols

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Wells: Historic player exits reverse mortgages

Wells: Historic player exits reverse mortgages

Shannon Hicks June 19, 2011 0

Opportunity or omen? Wells Fargo exit from reverse mortgage sends shockwaves across the industry. Just what does it mean and what was Wells historic role in establishing reverse mortgages

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