Posted by Santi on March 7, 2013
As it has been many, many years since I was in college, and I remember that student loans were the main reason I was able to go to college and I really appreciate the fact that student loans were there to help me. Now that my own children are getting ready to start their college experience I am so very glad there is still a great student loan program for them to use when they are ready to start school.
We have started looking for different student loan programs to get a feel for what is available and what we have found amazes me. Credit Loans has a great web site that has so very much information, it was almost overwhelming at first to see that much information on one site.
This fine web site was able to give me answers to all of my questions about student loans and to help my daughter decide which kind of student loan she would need this fall when she goes to college. The lowdown on student loans, was the most helpful section and encouraged me to go ahead and apply for a student loan for myself and to finish my degree that has been hanging for 26 years. I really want to thank this fine program for helping both of us get set up for our student loans and thanks for having such a great web site.
Posted by Santi on February 28, 2013
If you don’t live in California you might not really care about the real estate market right now on the West Coast and how bad it really is for all of the struggling homeowners out there. As we have all heard – the economic downturn has put a lot of people into a situation with their mortgage company that is called “upside down.” That means that because they have not paid down their mortgage, for various good reasons, that the value of their homes has become less than the amount of the principal balance due on their mortgage.
This is the perfect time for people with good credit to consider refinancing their mortgages and getting a lower interest rate. Good credit are the two key words here. Without good credit there are ways to still take advantage of these great deals, just not as great as it could be with better credit. New reports say that mortgage rates are at a very low level for “qualified borrowers.” Although a lot of people cannot cash out the equity in their homes right now, there is a chance that by refinancing you can get a lower interest rate and reduce the amount of your monthly payment. It might be worth taking your financial information to a good, trustworthy mortgage counselor and checking out the options available. Trustworthy is the key word for this subject. I could go on about that, but not here and not tonight.
Posted by Santi on January 13, 2013
Remember when the talking heads were trying so earnestly to convince Americans that the big money bailout was necessary was that the bailout money would increase the credit available to businesses. After all, businesses need credit to survive and to grow. The common example given of why businesses need credit was to make payroll, but it can also be to buy new equipment. That logic of needing to borrow to make payroll really bothered me. If a business routinely needs to borrow money to make payroll, then in my opinion it is not a viable business.
However, having been in business for a long time, I recognize that all businesses have ups and downs throughout their life cycle, and it can be really tough to make ends meet when you have even a small series of setbacks. That is why I think most businesses need to have at least one good source for raising emergency cash, and that second only to paying taxes, a business needs to make sure that it’s employees get paid. That is why arranging for a Merchant Cash Advance makes a lot of sense. You go online to make the arrangements – it is fast and easy. Sometimes a customer goes bankrupt or has a big problem where they cannot pay the bill owed to your company. If you were planning to use that money to pay your own bills, it can be the domino effect of your business not paying its own bills, and then your suppliers or vendors cannot pay their own bills, and so on. But a responsible business owner will at least make sure that the employees are paid.
Posted by Santi on December 29, 2012
My son’s new construction business is already taking off like a rocket. OK, there’s a pun there since he’s in Huntsville.
There is so much new work going on in Huntsville that it is almost impossible to rent any of the big equipment. He originally planned to just rent the backhoes and excavators for the projects, but he can’t get a backhoe for 3 months. That is so ridiculous!
So he’s looking into buying one for the business and just keeping it in the backyard on a trailer when it’s not on a job site. I think he can find one for about $12,000 – $14,000 new, and about a third off if he is willing to take a reconditioned one. This big expenditure wasn’t in his business plan. So he’s looking into the option of utilizing unsecured small business loans and will be spending time inside on the computer doing his research to find the best option for his needs and wants.
It’s not that my son’s credit is very bad – it’s just not really good considering they just bought a new house and he’s trying to start his own new business. So if he can get the attention of someone who understands the huge business opportunity he has in Huntsville, I’m sure he will get what he needs to buy the backhoe and a trailer.
Posted by Santi on March 30, 2012
As our business continues to grow we now have an urgent need to purchase a new delivery van to replace our old van that now has over two hundred thousand miles on it. Our big green van has been a work horse and now it is time to put him out to pasture. We have started looking for Unsecured Loans to get us a new van.
Car loans are not something we look for every day and it is taking us a while to find the right car loan for our business. Personal loans are something we are much more familiar with and even more comfortable with. BestLeading Lenders.com is a web site that has some very useful information on auto loans and we will be using their services to generate our new car loan this year. They provided us with a very quick no hassle quote, the service was above and beyond what we expected, and we will tell all of our friends and family about this great service.