Author Archives: Trevor Hammond

About Trevor Hammond

As a veteran of the mortgage industry, Trevor Hammond is the co-author of "Borrow Smart, Retire Rich," a Certified Mortgage Adviser and a founding Faculty Member and Contributor to the National Institute of Financial Education (www.niofe.org). And he has provided thousands of homeowners with the clarity and confidence to make smarter decisions when it comes to their mortgages and money. In 2013 he launched an entirely new kind of mortgage company: Aspire Mortgage Group, which is committed to educating and empowering homeowners to increase savings, eliminate bad debt, and safely increase net worth. The specialized group of mortgage professionals at Aspire Mortgage Group have redefined what homeowners should expect from a mortgage company. To learn more about Trevor Hammond and our team of mortgage advisors please visit our website at www.aspiremortgagegroup.com or email Trevor directly: trevor.hammond@sierrapacificmortgage.com. Aspire Mortgage is a Sierra Pacific Mortgage Partner.

Debt Happens – It’s How You Repay It That Matters

Whether it’s your mortgage, money owed for home improvements, car loans, student loans, or last months’ vacation still on your credit card, most of us have debt. Debt comes and goes.  You pay off everything, and then decide to remodel … Continue reading

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Baseball and Financial Independence

How you borrow money will dictate your ability to retire how and when you want. Use this baseball analogy to learn the path to financial independence.

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Understanding the 3 sided balance sheet

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Are You Saving Enough?

I’m getting a little worried, I’ll be honest.  The housing and stock markets have been on fire for many years now, and of course will need to correct eventually.  They always do.  And the best thing I’ve found to protect ourselves … Continue reading

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The #3 Mistake Home Buyers Make

If you missed the #1 and #2 mistake home buyers keep making, catch up here: The #1 Mistake and The #2 Mistake.

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The #2 Mistake Home Buyers Make

If you missed the #1 mistake home buyers keep making, catch up here: The #1 Mistake

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Top 10 Lessons I Learned in December 2017

This is it!  I made it the entire year capturing the most important lessons I’ve learned each and every month and then narrowed them down to my top 10 to share with YOU!  Now the question is, will I be … Continue reading

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Top 10 Lessons I Learned in November 2017

 The year is winding down, and I continue to catch up on sharing my top lessons learned in 2017.  November kicked off with a special trip to learn from and share with my own coach, Todd Ballenger.  A number of these … Continue reading

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Top 10 Lessons I Learned in October 2017

Well…it happened.  My year-long goal to hit “pause” and reflect on all that I’ve learned each month didn’t happen!  So I’m catching up now because I DID learn a ton in October.  I only failed to summarize it in a … Continue reading

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The #1 Mistake Home Buyers Make

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