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.

Your Mortgage and Retirement

Imagine ten, fifteen, or even 20 years from now.  You are just coming down off the excitement of your pre-retirement party.  Your co-workers, friends, and family have left.  The helium balloons are hovering half-way between the floor and ceiling, while … Continue reading

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Mortgages, Money & Life Lesson #48: Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage Faster?

Mortgages, Money & Life is 52 lessons on a new way of looking at owning a home, creating wealth, and making smarter decisions with your money. Here is lesson #48: Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage Faster?

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Mortgages, Money & Life Lesson #44: How to Grow your Wealth in Real Estate

Mortgages, Money & Life is 52 lessons on a new way of looking at owning a home, creating wealth, and making smarter decisions with your money. Here is lesson #44: How to Grow your Wealth in Real Estate

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How to be Mortgage Free

Listen in on this lesson from my book Mortgages, Money & Life: 52 lessons on a new way of looking at owning a home, creating wealth, and making smarter decisions with your money.

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Mortgages, Money & Life Lesson #18: What if Life Started Tomorrow?

Mortgages, Money & Life is 52 lessons on a new way of looking at owning a home, creating wealth, and making smarter decisions with your money. Here is lesson #18: What if Life Started Tomorrow?

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How to read Mortgages, Money & Life

I recently released my new book Mortgages, Money and Life: 52 Lessons on a New Way of Looking at Owning a Home, Creating Wealth, and Making Smarter Decisions with Your Money. Take some time to learn how this book should … Continue reading

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Should you pay extra on your mortgage?

A quick lesson to anyone paying extra toward their mortgage.

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The #1 Thing Keeping You From Achieving Financial Freedom

Financial freedom can be a reality. The first step is discovering what’s holding you back. Here is the #1 thing that is keeping you from achieving financial freedom:

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How to Prioritize Cash Flow – Mortgages, Money and Life: Lesson #27

We live lives of cash flow! This is a mantra you can repeat daily to yourself and those around you. Whether you are preparing to buy (and finance) a new house soon, or already own a home and are trying … Continue reading

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Avoiding the First Financial Blind Spot

Blind spots are all around, preventing us from getting where we want to go. In our quest to transform the lives of every client through financial education and direction, we have identified four blind spots that everyone falls into on … Continue reading

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