Movie Review: The Big Short

Based on Michael Lewis best-seller The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine, “The Big Short” won the Oscar in the Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay category this year. It tells the chilling story of a few financial traders and managers who saw the signs of a downturn before it took place, and decided to “short” the banks. The[…]

How Soon Can I Purchase a Home After Financial Hardship?

According to WMFE when the recession hit in 2008 Central Florida experienced over 60,000 foreclosures per month. Thankfully today that rate has dropped to around 20,000 per month but Florida still maintains one of the highest foreclosure rates in the country. If you had to go through a short sale, foreclosure, or bankruptcy as a[…]