Americans have been saving less. Over the last 20 years, the personal savings rate has declined dramatically, from an average rate around 9-10% in the 1970s and 1980s, to just over 1% in the mid-2000s. At the same time that savings decreased, borrowing increased. In addition to escalating credit card debt, Americans tapped into the […]
This article was written by Sandy Fox for Realty411 Guide and originally appeared on their website on June 17, 2015. Meet Your Creative Financing Experts: Rebecca Rice and Jim Beam Our 5th Annual Santa Barbara Real Estate Investors’ Expo will feature some remarkable experts. Today we showcase Rebecca Rice and Jim Beam, industry leaders in […]
Last Friday, we were well represented at the Conway Chamber of Commerce’s 2015 Bowling for Business in Conway, AR. The team placed in the top three for the morning half of the event. Pictured from left to right are: Leo Cummings III, Lee Sanders, Vic Werley, Chris Robinson, and Josh Robinson.
Becky spoke with the host of Realty411’s radio blog about her book, Multiply Your Wealth: Essential Secrets for Financial Freedom, and the Living Benefits of Whole Life Insurance. Click the link below to listen. To find the book at Amazon for $14.99, click here. Check Out Real Estate Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with Realty411 […]
The following article argues that you can compensate for the fees that accompany traditional retirement plans by simply putting more money into them, and so for that reason, the fees shouldn’t matter! It’s safe to say, we strongly disagree. Your pool of wealth can never grow to its full potential if it has leaks such […]
This article originally appeared on The New York Times’ website on May 9, 2015, and in print in the May 10, 2015 edition of the paper. Fees on Mutual Funds Fall. Thank Yourself. Wall Street is reaping mounting revenue from mutual funds and exchange-traded funds, yet investors are paying lower fees. That sounds like a […]