Monthly Archives: August 2012

Consumer confidence drops in August, down to late 2011 level. Susan Salehi Bankruptcy Ventura Oxnard Camarillo Santa Barbara Woodland Hills Los Angeles CA

http://www.latimes.com/business/money/la-fi-mo-consumer-confi WASHINGTON — Despite some recently improving economic data, consumer confidence dropped in August to its lowest level since late last year, according to a leading indicator released Tuesday. The Conference Board’s consumer confidence index fell to 60.6 this month, … Continue reading

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10 Costs You Should Always Negotiate.Susan Salehi Bankruptcy Ventura Oxnard Camarillo Santa Barbara Woodland Hills Los Angeles CA

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/27/costs-you-should-negotiate_n_183  Unfortunately, many of us overlook the handful of blind payments, like cable and Internet service, that we make each month and don’t look twice at the fees on our bank statements. While the idea of haggling can seem daunting, … Continue reading

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Home prices up for fifth straight month. Susan Salehi Bankruptcy Ventura Oxnard Camarillo Santa Barbara Woodland Hills Los Angeles CA

http://economywatch.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/08/28/13525 A “for sale” sign is seen outside a home in New York in this June 19, 2012 file photo. U.S. home prices have risen for the fifth straight month, according to a new survey. Home prices rose more than … Continue reading

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Take advantage of low mortgage rates. Susan Salehi Bankruptcy Ventura Oxnard Camarillo Santa Barbara Woodland Hills Los Angeles CA

http://money.cnn.com/2012/09/01/real_estate/mortgage Mortgage rates hit or match new lows. (MONEY Magazine) — Mortgage rates have become a broken record — in more ways than one. In 12 of the 13 weeks from mid-April through mid-July, long-term home loan rates matched or … Continue reading

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$6 Million Gets You Into 1% at 40, But Not at 60. Susan Salehi Bankruptcy Ventura Oxnard Camarillo Santa Barbara Woodland Hills Los Angeles CA

http://www.cnbc.com/id/48800646 The price of being a One Percenter might seem like a simple number. For income, it’s around $380,000 a year. For wealth, it’s a total net worth of $8.4 million. But those numbers are for the total U.S. population … Continue reading

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3 Steps for Fixing Big Business Blunders. Susan Salehi Bankruptcy Ventura Oxnard Camarillo Santa Barbara Woodland Hills Los Angeles CA

http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/224216 As companies grow and employees and business owners are stretched thin, all manner of mistakes, errors and accidents that can put your company at risk become more likely to happen. Take for example, Andrea Albertini owner of North Palm … Continue reading

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Elder Scam: Money Stolen by Family Members. Susan Salehi Bankruptcy Ventura Oxnard Camarillo Santa Barbara Woodland Hills Los Angeles CA

http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/Articles/2012/08/ Mention the topic of financial scams against seniors, and most people will think of a telemarketing fraud or a Ponzi scheme. But more often than not, the scammer is a member of the senior’s own family. “We spend a … Continue reading

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Small Business Strategies for Managing Rising Health-Care Costs. Susan Salehi Bankruptcy Ventura Oxnard Camarillo Santa Barbara Woodland Hills Los Angeles CA

http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223976 Thanks to the congressional debate over healthcare reform and the upcoming presidential election, the future of health benefits for small businesses is uncertain. Experts predict that a verdict won’t be clear until the latter half of 2013. But you … Continue reading

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Money-saving strategies taken to the max. Susan Salehi Bankruptcy Ventura Oxnard Camarillo Santa Barbara Woodland Hills Los Angeles CA

http://lifeinc.today.com/_news/2012/08/27  What’s more extreme than buying a cartful of groceries with nothing more than a few bucks and a sheaf of coupons? How about not buying food at all — for an entire month? “In January, I don’t spend any … Continue reading

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Six-Figure Scams Targeting Seniors Are On the Rise. Susan Salehi Bankruptcy Ventura Oxnard Camarillo Santa Barbara Woodland Hills Los Angeles CA

http://www.dailyfinance.com/2012/08/25/six-figure-sc Older Americans are under more financial pressure than ever. Unfortunately, scam artists are taking advantage of the sometimes desperate needs of seniors to boost their income, and victims have lost huge portions of their life savings as a result. … Continue reading

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