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Reverse Mortgage News Roundup

Reverse Mortgage News Roundup

Shannon Hicks May 1, 2017 3

This Week’s Top Reverse Mortgage Stories 1- CFPB Complaints on the Rise- The CFPB has been busy collecting consumer complaints. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau reports an increase of 172% increase in reverse mortgage-related complaints

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Feeling the Squeeze After the Assessment

Feeling the Squeeze After the Assessment

Shannon Hicks July 6, 2015 10

According to a poll conducted by Reverse Mortgage Daily 12% of lenders anticipated a loss in volume less than 10% while more than half expected an impact of 15% or more

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10 Steps to Becoming a Linkedin Star

10 Steps to Becoming a Linkedin Star

Shannon Hicks July 3, 2015 2

If you are not actively using the professional networking site Linkedin you are missing out..big time. Rather than sifting through political rants, cat videos and pictures of cute kids on other social platforms you

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7 Tips to be More Persuasive

7 Tips to be More Persuasive

Shannon Hicks June 26, 2015 4

To save you the cost of an all day event let’s look at seven ways we can be more persuasive in our daily business and yes, even our personal life. The following is from

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Is the Battle Over?

Is the Battle Over?

Shannon Hicks June 22, 2015 3

Is the battle over? HUD’s recent change to non borrowing spouse policy for Home Equity Conversion Mortgages is lauded by consumer advocates. June 12th may mark the end of the long fought battle between

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Transparency Needed for Improvement

Transparency Needed for Improvement

Shannon Hicks June 15, 2015 3

CFPB Not Releasing Ad Data at Core of Recently Released Study After releasing a consumer advisory and the results of focus group findings of reverse mortgage ads that were deemed misleading, ambiguous or difficult

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Changemasters

Changemasters

Shannon Hicks June 12, 2015 0

There is a national professional group called Toastmasters that helps their members improve their speaking and communication skills. Perhaps our industry needs a ChangeMasters group. One centered on the key skills needed to adapt

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CFPB Report Says Reverse Mortgage Ads Misleading

CFPB Report Says Reverse Mortgage Ads Misleading

Shannon Hicks June 8, 2015 13

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released the results of a focus group finding that many reverse mortgage ads are either inaccurate, confusing or misleading

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