A Few Of the Reasons You Might Sell Your Home Before You Pay Off Your Mortgage


Selling your home before it’s paid in full is not uncommon. There are several reasons people purchase homes and wind up selling them before they hit the 15 to 30-year mark of mortgage payments. When I really think about it, the last person that seemed to pay off their home was my parents. I have yet to hear about a person these days celebrating for paying off their home. With the economy the way it is today, instead of paying off a home and being set, many people are choosing to refinance or restructure the loan or their homes to try to manage the payment better. Reasons you might want to sell your home while it still has a mortgage include a high mortgage payment, relocation, or you’re exhausted with the rental process.

High Mortgage Payment

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Understanding Why Your Company Could Need a Forensic Accountant


It’s always tough enough that you have to deal with data attacks on your company from the outside such as hacks and IT network security breaches, but it can be even tougher when you have to deal with internal fraud. Attacks from the outside, while damaging can still be mitigated with the right enforcement and usually you can patch up security measures afterwards. Internal fraud is much tougher to deal with because it often has no sign of data breaches, and it can be heartbreaking to feel an employee or manager of your company turned on you. But if you get in touch with a licensed forensic accountant in Chicago, your situation may be resolved.

Why Employees May Commit Fraud

Probably the first question that comes to your mind if you suspect someone in your company may have committed fraud or embezzlement is “why?” There are so many …