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Real Estate Market Change in 2016

Existing home sales are expected to increase at a moderate pace, although affordability pressures from inventory shortages and rising mortgage rates could slow the...

Open House

by Jim Woodard Homebuilders Feel Confident About Current Market Homebuilders are feeling good about their business prospects in the current market. In fact, they are feeling...

Real Estate Agents: Valuable Resources

Real estate agents can be valuable resources when looking for a home. About 85% of all homes sold are listed with a real estate...

Buying a Home

Turtles and snails are born with their homes on their backs. You, however, are not so lucky. Unless you plan to live in a...

Pros and Cons of Reverse Mortgages

By Jason Alderman Over the last decade, reverse mortgages have been marketed as an easy way for seniors to cash in their home equity to...

IRS Pension Update: New Limits for 2015

By Jason Alderman Is it ever too late to plan for retirement? No, as long as you’re willing to be thrifty and extend your working...

Banking with Trust

Story and Photos by Joycelyne Fadojutimi Texas Bank & Trust was awarded Texas Family Business of the Year award for 2014. Given by Baylor University's...

Four Ways to Celebrate the Holiday Season Affordably

By StatePoint News The holidays can be an expensive time for decorating, entertaining and shopping. Luckily, there are easy ways to save this holiday season,...

Three Simple Ways to Trim Monthly Expenses

By StatePoint News Everyone seems to be looking for ways to save more money, especially as the cost of living is on the rise. By...

Online Shopping

Best Benefit is Price Comparison Q: I keep hearing all about the holiday bargains available over the internet. What’s your best advice on how...