Tina’s Money Chat segment this week:
How do mortgage rates move and what is the best way to shop interest rates? Listen to this Money Chat segment.
Joining Tina in the studio this week…
Scott Schaaf is an account manager with Prime National Credit Repair. He is a nationally recognized credit expert who works with the leading banks in the nation to help people be able to get approved for mortgages and other loans. In The Money Hour segment today, Scott talks about the importance of your FICO score; it determines the terms and interest rates on credit cards, car loans, mortgages, and even car insurance. Scott shares advice on how to improve your FICO score with a little work and a game plan. Listen to Scott’s segment.
Jennifer Nilssen is a real estate agent with Real Living Northwest Realtors. She was the top producing agent for EQ Real Estate from 2003-2005 and was peer-nominated for the National Association of Realtors magazine’s “30 Under 30” feature in 2006. She also sat on the 2012 Board of Seattle Young Professionals Network. In The Money Hour segment today, Jennifer discusses what’s happening in our local real estate market and if it’s still a good time to buy and sell. She addresses pricing strategies and how to get top dollar for your home. Listen to Jennifer’s segment.
Matt Loftin is an attorney with Davis Wright Tremaine LLP. He advises clients on tax-efficient wealth and property transfers made during lifetime and at death through the utilization of client-specific planning techniques, including charitable planning, business-succession planning, and special needs planning. He is a member of both the Estate Planning Council of Seattle and the East King County Estate Planning Council. In The Money Hour segment today, Matt tells us all we need to know about Transfer on Death Deeds: what they are, the benefits, the drawbacks, and the tax repercussions. Listen to Matt’s segment.