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The Barkers Go Their Separate Ways, and Each Gets a Home

November 28th, 2017|Comments Off on The Barkers Go Their Separate Ways, and Each Gets a Home

By: Kevin A. Guttman, Reverse Mortgage Planner – NMLS #384936 Ron and Linda Barker had been married for 36 years but had recently grown apart. With their children grown and living on their own, Ron and Linda discovered they didn’t have much in common any longer. Now in their early 60s, they decided to each go their separate ways. As they met with their divorce attorneys to divide up the assets, they began to understand that [...]

The Meyer’s Paid Off Their Mortgage and Credit Cards and Took A Trip

September 20th, 2017|Comments Off on The Meyer’s Paid Off Their Mortgage and Credit Cards and Took A Trip

By: Kevin A. Guttman, Reverse Mortgage Planner – NMLS #384936 David and Michelle met later in life, both divorcees with grown children. Michelle was an interior designer, something that became quickly evident when walking into their quaint home. David was a truck driver and loved to tell stories about the America he had seen over the years. Michelle continued to do some interior design work and also enjoyed volunteering. She liked to visit her son and [...]

The Pomponio’s Increased Their Purchasing Power

July 17th, 2017|Comments Off on The Pomponio’s Increased Their Purchasing Power

By: Kevin A. Guttman, Reverse Mortgage Planner – NMLS #384936 George and Danette Pomponio couldn’t stop bragging about their 6 kids and 14 grandkids, ranging in age from 18 months to 18 years. Two of their children lived close by, but the other four were out of state. The Pomponios had decided they wanted to move somewhere warmer and downsize from their four-bedroom house that required a lot of yard work. They’d always been ones who [...]

The Millers Made Home Modifications

June 15th, 2017|Comments Off on The Millers Made Home Modifications

By: Kevin A. Guttman, Reverse Mortgage Planner – NMLS #384936 Bill and Doris Miller loved their home. They didn’t like the idea of selling it and moving into something smaller because they loved their neighbors, the neighborhood, and their church. However, the home wasn’t working for them anymore. Bill, a former construction worker, was having a hard time taking the stairs to the upstairs bedroom. He had become permanently disabled when he lost part of his [...]

The Salazars Eliminated Their Mortgage Payment

April 19th, 2017|Comments Off on The Salazars Eliminated Their Mortgage Payment

By: Kevin A. Guttman, Reverse Mortgage Planner – NMLS #384936 The Salazars, Robert and Debra, met in the summer before their senior year of high school when they were working at the same restaurant together, he as a bus boy and she as a hostess. They haven’t been apart since. To listen to their story, they sound like the perfect family - high school sweethearts who fell in love, got married, had kids, and bought a [...]

The Waters Downsized Their Home and Created Cash Flow

March 3rd, 2017|Comments Off on The Waters Downsized Their Home and Created Cash Flow

By: Kevin A. Guttman, Reverse Mortgage Planner – NMLS #384936Luther Waters worked as a maintenance supervisor for a manufacturing company for 22 years before retiring at the age of 65. It was an industry he fell into after being laid off in his previous career as an equipment mechanic, his job for nearly a decade. He always considered himself someone who liked to fix and “tinker” with things. He loved home projects and had spent lots of [...]