June 2016 - Equity and Help Inc.

Protecting Your Portfolio from the Next Recession

The past 6 recessions in the US have come an average of 6 years after the end of the prior recession. It's been 7 years since the Great Recession ended. Your choices as an investor should be closely tied to the awareness that plunging markets may not be far off. Act...
Diversify Your IRA into Real Estate!

Diversify Your IRA into Real Estate!

Apple CEO Tim Cook said this week, "We're seeing extreme conditions unlike anything we have experienced before just about everywhere we look." 2015 was the worst year for the Dow since 2008, while in January, 2016 the Dow had the worst start on record, and  as of...
How about a $25,000 House?

How about a $25,000 House?

Living for 35 years in Los Angeles, my sense of pricing for real estate got permanently warped. I lived in a million-dollar house in the foothills while my mom lived in a larger, nicer $100K house in Lubbock, Texas. During the 2008 crash our LA house lost a quarter...