Category Archives: MORTGAGES

Michael Burry on the Last – and the Next – Financial Crisis (Part 2)

“It’s sort of like the flood’s about to happen and you’re Noah.” ― Michael Lewis, The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine Last week in “Michael Burry on the Last – and Next – Financial Crisis, Part 1,” we summarized … Continue reading

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Michael Burry on the Last – and the Next – Financial Crisis (Part 1)

“A boy with one eye sees the world differently from everyone else.” ~ Michael Lewis, The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine Ironically, Dr. Michael Burry, the neurologist in residency turned hedge fund manager with a glass eye (played by … Continue reading

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The Big Short Review: An Exposé of “the Giant Lie”

“If the love of money is truly the root of all evil, then The Big Short is the ultimate romance.” ~ James Kendrick, Q Network “The thought-provoking film is a timely reminder of the lessons from a financial crisis which … Continue reading

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7 Phases of Financial Success (Episode 037)

Strategies to Stay Ahead of the Financial Curve Kim Butler and Todd Strobel dive into an old article of Kim’s entitled, “7 Phases of Financial Success.” Whether you started saving in your 20’s or whether you’re just starting in your … Continue reading

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Debt: Easy as Pie

Handling Your Mortgage Debt Can be as Easy as Pie Kim Butler and Todd Strobel continue their discussion on mortgages. They show how debt and mortgages are intertwined and how it’s not a bad thing. Reverse mortgages are also discussed … Continue reading

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Mortgages: Faster Isn’t Always Better

Why You DON’T Want to Pay Your Mortgage off Too Quickly! Kim Butler and Todd Strobel set their sights on mortgages in this episode, analyzing different strategies by using the Prosperity Principles to uncover the best options. They discuss down … Continue reading

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Reverse Mortgage Risks and Rewards: Should You Bank on Your Home?

“Home Equity Conversion Mortgages (HECM), or reverse mortgages, which are designed, administered and insured by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), are one of the best engineered financial tools of our generation.” -Jack Guttentag, Wharton Professor and nationally syndicated mortgage columnist … Continue reading

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