Equifax Data Breach: What I Did to Protect My Credit Identity

The massive Equifax® data hack put the social security numbers, birth dates, addresses, and, in some cases, driver’s license numbers of almost half the adults in America into the hands of cyber criminals. That’s just about everything a crook needs to apply for and potentially obtain a loan, credit card or even a mortgage in …

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What You Need to Know About Reverse Mortgages

Most of us have seen the commercials or seen ads in print or online that promote reverse mortgages as a great way to keep you comfortable and secure when you come into retirement age. While these advertisements make reverse mortgages seem like an easy, risk-free safeguard, it’s what they don’t tell you that can potentially …

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Should I Pay Off My Mortgage Before Retirement?

As many Americans are either approaching retirement age or beginning to plan for their eventual retirement, there are is one main factor that controls most of the questions they may have – money. While the questions are numerous, one that we at Accunet hear all the time is whether folks should pay off their mortgage …

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