Mortgage Loans The Top Predatory Red Flags
The sub prime market for home mortgages is a hot bed of predatory practices. These types of lenders prey on the elderly, borrowers with poor credit who have few options, and less educated and non English speaking customers. They give the entire industry in general and other good sub prime lenders more specifically a bad name.
A Perfect Storm of lax oversight, a down market, and hungry investors makes the perfect environment for predatory lending practices. And there are plenty of takers...
Mortgage 3 Hot Tips To Boost Your Fico Score
Building a good credit score is a long term process. As they say a journey of a thousand miles starts with the first step. Beware of quick fixes. There are none except for the quick fix of getting into your wallet by way of a scam and there are some out there. Here are three sure fire ways to boost your credit score.
The biggest component of the FICO score is the percentage of available credit you are using. The traditional way of course is to pay down your accounts to improve the percentage....
Home Security Why Me
Remember seeing pictures of a tornado ravaged town with a wide swath of destruction-everything leveled in its' path but twenty feet away everything is fine. Not a twig is damaged. The same idea applies to victims of home burglary. Why you and not someone else?
In 2004 the Bureau of Justice reported that:
-77% of all crime was property related -17% of all crime domiciles were violated by a burglar -85% of all burglaries the offender gained entry into the house or other building.
Home Security hidden Cameras the Top Uses
Do you ever wonder what is going on when you are not there? What is happening at your home with the kids alone with a new babysitter? Or maybe at your office or place of business? Let's face it you cannot be everywhere 24/7. Fortunately there is help available in the form of hidden or spy or surveillance cameras.
How do you know if a hidden camera can help you? Here are the top uses for spy cameras or hidden cameras.
Outdoor Home Security This works well in two ways. First it sends a sign to...
Home Security And Self Defense The Best Way To Protect Your Home And Family
The statistics are in and crime is on the rise-what a surprise!
Property crime occurs every 3 seconds, a home burglary every 15 seconds.
Now there is a new threat Home Invasion. Home Invasion is a term police use when a suspect enters a home with or without force and confronts the occupants to commit a robbery and or other crimes such as assault, rape, torture or even murder.
Home Invasion is particularly troubling because of the potential trauma it inflicts on the occupants, parents and...
Home Security Do It Yourself Home Security
The Bureau of Justice reports that:
--77% of all crime was property related --On average nearly 17 % of all crime domiciles were violated by a burglar --In 85% of burglaries, the offender gained entry into the house or other building.
Ask any expert in the field and they will tell you that 90% of all burglaries are preventable. So if the odds are so good that it will happen to you and it is such a preventable event-what is it you have to do to stop the burglars? I am so glad you asked....
Self Defense Hotwalkers Protection While You Lose Weight
You've seen them; maybe even used them: weights you carry with you when you are exercising, jogging or even walking. I've used some myself that strapped around my ankles others strap around your arm. They are weights designed to increase your heart rate during aerobic exercise to burn the fat. And boy do they work!
These weights you carry in your hands each weigh one pound and work very effectively at getting your heart rate up-the key to weight loss in aerobic exercise. But wait-there's...
Diabetes The Emotional Side
Looking back nearly fifteen years ago when I first suspected I had diabetes, several emotions played a rather substantial part in my disease's development. Any one of them at any given time could have made the disease much worse and made my life in general worse.
The physical aspects of diabetes are well chronicled. The emotional aspects maybe not so well. Here is a partial list of the emotions I experienced and the impact they had on me.
DENIAL. When I first was told I had diabetes this was...
Orlando s Famous Neighbors tampa And The Space Coast
If you become so bored with Orlando because there is not enough to do and you just have to leave town you are in luck. Orlando has some very popular neighbors that are not very far away and offer some great diversions: Tampa to the west and Cape Canaveral and the Space Coast to the east.
Tampa is located 84 miles to the west of Orlando on I-4. It is the commercial center of Florida's west coast with a major seaport, high tech manufacturing and one of the largest cigar making cities in...
Baby Monitor Hidden Camera Gives Peace Of Mind
Having a new baby is all about stress and maturing as adults and parents. It is arguably the most difficult thing, especially for newly weds, a married couple can do. It is hard enough making the adjustment to living together. Then throw in a baby and you have major league stress.
Learning the ins and outs of raising a newborn is a real challenge in and of itself. Add to the mix two sets of parents, assorted relative and friends who all have the best advice. Well you see what I mean.