Let’s face this fact; the overwhelming majority of Americans, and possibly people in other countries, really do a bad job of handling their money properly. I tend to believe it’s because most people really don’t think about learning anything about finances until they get into trouble. Taking it a step further, if they did want […]

Since the housing boom bubble burst in 2006 millions of families in the US have been hit by mortgage foreclosures. Losing you home can be devastating, there are no two ways about it, but there are certain steps that you can take to avoid mortgage foreclosure as far as is possible. Mortgage foreclosure is essentially […]

If you’d asked a novice forex trader before the subprime meltdown in 2007, if there was an obvious correlation between volatility in the American mortgage market and currency rates, you may have received a puzzled look. Since then, people’s recognition of the words “Credit Default Swap” has expanded exponentially; even if they don’t necessary know […]