Q&A: FOOL ME TWICE

QUESTION: A company advertises a service to recover money lost to a scammer. Should I call? ANSWER: No. The Federal Trade Commission recently warned of scammer’s attempts to bilk victims a second time by promising to recover money lost through … Continue reading

MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

Forecast for the Week Housing data dominates, but the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) will garner much of the attention. Housing data kicks off with the NAHB Housing Market Index on Monday, Housing Starts and Building Permits on Tuesday, and … Continue reading

Q&A: REAL ESTATE SCAM ALERT

QUESTION: I received a last-minute change to my down payment wiring instructions. What should I do? ANSWER: The Federal Trade Commission and the National Association of REALTORS® recently warned homebuyers about a new scam. Here’s how it works: After breaking … Continue reading

MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

Forecast for the Week The week is fully loaded with economic data on housing, inflation, consumer attitudes and more. Plus, we’ll get the Fed’s take on the state of the economy. Housing data this week includes the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price … Continue reading