The Importance of a Strong Risk Management Plan

Aug 11, 2010 Matt Roesly

Former President John F. Kennedy once said, "There are risks and costs to a program of action, but they are far less than the long-range risks and costs of comfortable inaction".  When making any business decision, there are risks that


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A Retrospect on Cash for Clunkers Program

Aug 09, 2010 Matt Roesly

Cash for Clunkers took more than 700,000 used cars out of circulation offering up to $4,500 for a clunker, and this federal program gave consumers an incentive to turn in their old cars and trucks to buy more fuel-efficient new models. But


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What is a Debit Card Advance?

Aug 06, 2010 Matt Roesly

Some folks in the banking industry have criticized payday loans calling them predatory and their interest rates excessive.  Other experts believe that they are critical for "underbanked" consumers that need money fast for emergency purchases


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Apartment Marketing - Free Rent Specials

Jul 16, 2010 Matt Roesly

As SmartDep Security Deposit Replacement continues to add new property managers and owners, we are learning about different marketing specials that help landlords to increase the occupancy of their rental unit portfolio.  We've seen numerous


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How to Protect Yourself from Unruly Tenants

Jul 02, 2010 Matt Roesly

Being a landlord can be rewarding and bring you financial benefits, but you should be aware of another side of managing a rental property. I'm talking about dealing with abusive tenants that may profit from your goodwill and ignore the terms


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