The unbanked world is bigger than you think
Mar 22, 2018 Philip Burgess
Globally, 2 billion individuals - specifically those who are 18 years of age or older - are unbanked, according to statistics compiled by the World Bank.
The risks of loan stacking
Mar 20, 2018 Philip Burgess
Loan stacking is fraught with risks that can backfire for lenders who engage in the practice, even when borrowers pass the underwriting process with flying colors.
Infographic: 3 Signs of Mortgage Application Fraud
Mar 15, 2018 MicroBilt News
A CoreLogic study found mortgage fraud in the U.S. increased 16.9 percent between 2016 and 2017. Lenders who are handling mortgage applications in the new year must keep themselves informed regarding these three common warning signs of this crime.
Webinar: How to Maximize Recoveries During Tax Season
Feb 28, 2018 MicroBilt News
For the ARM industry, this is the playoffs and for those companies that have not yet realized they should have started preparing for this time of year months ago, it’s still not too late to take advantage, according to a panel of executives who spoke on a webinar hosted by AccountsRecovery.net earlier this month.
Financial illiteracy cost typical American nearly $1,200 last year
Feb 27, 2018 Walt Wojciechowski
Poor financial literacy cost the average consumer nearly $1,200 in 2017, according to a recent poll conducted by the National Financial Educators Council.