Ilyce Glink interviews four writers and experts in personal finance, real estateReal Estate is land and anything permanently attached to it, such as buildings and improvements., mortgageA Mortgage is a document granting a lien on a home in exchange for financing granted by a lender. The mortgage is the means by which the lender secures the loan and has the ability to foreclose on the home. and the economy on her June 24 show on WSB Radio.
Greg McBride, Vice President, Senior Financial Analyst at Bankrate.com
Greg McBride at Bankrate.com
McBride provides both in-depth commentary and analysis as well as practical advice to consumers. Through Bankrate.com’s Money Makeover series, he has helped consumers plan for retirement, manage debt and develop appropriate investment allocations. He has 16 years of experience in personal finance and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.
Jack Otter, Executive Editor of CBS MoneyWatch.com, author of Worth It…Not Worth It?: Simple & Profitable Answers to Life’s Tough Financial Questions
Otter is a financial writer and has been a deputy editor of the Best Life magazine and senior editor of Smart Money. He has more than a decade of experience as a business journalist and editor, having been on staff at Newsday, Dow Jones, and SmartMoney. He has also written for The Wall Street Journal, O magazine and The New Yorker.
Liz Weston, financial advice columnist, author of The Ten Commandments of Money: Survive and Thrive in the New Economy
Weston is an award-winning, nationally-syndicated personal finance columnist who can make the most complex money topics understandable to the average reader. Her first book, “Your Credit Score,” is the best-selling book on credit scoring. Liz’s column runs twice a week on MSN Money, and her question-and-answer column ‘Money Talk’ appears in newspapers throughout the country,
Fred Glick, mortgage and real estate expert, PrincipalPrincipal is the amount of money you borrow if you're getting a home loan. If you're buying a bond, the principal is the amount you're lending. Typically, you'll buy bonds with a face value of ,000. If you buy a ,000 bond, your principal is ,000. of US Loans Mortgage LLC and U S Spaces, Inc.
Fred Glick is a nationally-recognized, award-winning, mortgage and real estate professional, RealtorA Realtor is a designation given to a real estate agent or broker who is a member of the National Association of Realtors. and UpFront Mortgage BrokerA Mortgage Broker is a company or individual that brings together lenders and borrowers and processes mortgage applications. with many years of experience. He has closed more than $1 billion of transactions over his career.