Need To Post Bail? 2 Things About Bail Bonds You Should Know

Is someone you know in jail and need your help? The whole experience can feel overwhelming and stressful as you figure out how you can assist with getting them out of jail.  There will be a specific process that must be followed, and bail could be required to get them out of jail and back home until their trial.  Here are two things about bail bonds that you should know about before you move forward with getting one. [Read More]

The Pros And Cons Of A HELOC Compared To A Second Mortgage

If you are looking to take equity out of your home, you have two options. You can either get a home equity line of credit, or HELOC, or a second mortgage. Both options allow you to take the equity out of your home and spend it how you see fit. But there are key differences between the two that make them beneficial in different situations. Learning the pros and cons can help you determine which option may be better for you when you need money. [Read More]

How To Help Your Friend Who Calls You From Jail

If you get a call from a friend of yours who is in jail, you might be wishing that you weren't such close friends. You also might be thinking that you're glad he or she trusts you enough to make that embarrassing call. Either way, you'll wish your friend had a Get Out Of Jail Free game card. If you've decided to bail your friend out of jail, here is what you can expect to happen. [Read More]

3 Reasons to Seek Investors vs. Bank Loans for Your Business

Whether you are just starting your business or if your business has been around for a while and you are simply seeking financing for it, you could be wondering if taking out a business loan through a bank is the right course of action. Of course, this is one way that you can get the capital that you need to start or run your business. However, there is one option that you might like better: finding independent investors who believe in your business and want to provide financial backing to help it grow. [Read More]