Considerations for Renting vs. Buying

Considerations for Renting vs. Buying

Considerations for Renting vs. Buying Intro Trying to Decide Whether To Rent or Buy? Did you know that mortgage interest rates are lower than they have ever been in recent time Did you know your landlord has the right to raise your rent by 7.5% each year? Do you know...
Financial Calculators

Financial Calculators

Financial Calculators Financial Calculators:  (Click ‘File’ and ‘Download’ to save the Google Sheets and make changes)   Savings Options Calculator   Mortgage Calculator   Mortgage  Fee Calculator Mortgage Amortization Calculator Buying vs...
A Career in Actuarial Science

A Career in Actuarial Science

Intro What is Actuarial Science? Details Exploring The World.. One Data Point at a Time   USING DATA TO MAKE DECISIONS When you are trying to make a difficult financial decision, it is sometimes hard to access the right information in a way that is clear and easy...
Credit Reports in Jamaica

Credit Reports in Jamaica

Intro Go Access Your Free Credit Report Today:A Matter of Life and Debt Do you know what your credit score is? Have you ever accessed one of your free credit reports? Do you know how many bureaus are in Jamaica? Let’s talk credit reports..  Imagine you applied for a...
Financial Literacy in Jamaica

Financial Literacy in Jamaica

Intro Jamaica Scores 33% in Financial Literacy In a report called Financial Literacy Around The World which was undertaken by Standard & Poor’s with representatives from the World Bank, it indicated that Jamaica is ranked 29 out of the 47 scores assigned to 142...