Home value appreciation could spark consumer spending confidence

Dec 12, 2018 Philip Burgess

Home value appreciation could spark consumer spending confidence

Generally, the months following the holidays are slow for consumer spending, but with home value still on the rise, Americans might feel as though they are in a good financial spot to purchase goods and services. In January, values were up


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Internet offers short term lenders a chance to expand

Dec 12, 2018 Philip Burgess

Internet offers short term lenders a chance to expand

Short term lenders have continuously contended with poor public perception. The industry's good name has been tarnished by businesses partaking in poor practices, which often cause lawmakers to intervene.The fact of the matter is, the majority


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Long-term auto loans attracting buyers

Dec 12, 2018 Philip Burgess

Typically, auto loans don't stretch 72 months, but more consumers and lenders are starting to turn to longterm auto loans to fund vehicle purchases. As the economy recovers and consumer credit reports start to improve, lenders are becoming


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Google Chrome could create identity theft risk

Dec 12, 2018 Dave King

Google Chrome could create identity theft risk

Business owners and employees use Internet browsers every day. One of the most popular is Google Chrome, but a recent report showed that people should be wary about using this browser. According to security firm Identity Finder, Chrome creates


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Mobile ecommerce strategies essential for businesses

Dec 12, 2018 Missy Rogers

Mobile ecommerce strategies essential for businesses

The rise of electronic payments has led customers to expect to be able to purchase items whenever they want and from any location. As a result, mobile ecommerce strategies are quickly becoming a preferred shopping platform. A recent IBM study


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