The Three Things That Can Cause The Most Damage In Your Home

What are the 3 things that can potentially cause the most damage in your home?

Keep Your Home Safe and Secure During the Holidays

All of the cooking, decorating, and shopping thath make the holidays the most wonderful time of the year are the same things that make it the best time to put an empha

Shoulda Woulda Coulda?

Good things don’t always happen when we take action, but . . . more good things happen when we go for it than when we don't.

Don't join the Shoulda Woulda Coulda Club!

Thanking All Veterans


Veterans Day is a good time to remember that our freedom isn’t guaranteed. It’s protected by the men and women in our Armed Services.

Co-Signing A Loan . . . What Can Go Wrong?

Have you been asked by someone to co-sign on their loan? Before saying yes, even if it is a close relative, you should be aware of the many potential consequences to your own financial situation which could result from the decision. Here are some facts that you should consider:

► As a co-signer, you are essentially taking the loan out yourself. You share in all the responsibilities that go along with the loan. The borrower couldn't get the loan without your "guarantee", so essentially the lender cares more about you than the other borrower. It directly affects your credit and your ability to qualify for your own loans during the period that the loan is outstanding. 

Why It's A Good Time To Buy And Sell A Home In The Hudson Valley

The Hudson Valley real estate market has fared much better than in many other parts of the country, emphasizing what a great place this is to live and invest in a home.