Lisa Smith

Lisa Smith has been a professional writer for nearly two decades. He has worked for many of the nation's top mutual fund providers and banks in addition to numerous magazines, websites and other publications. He specializes in financial services and travel, and is currently the head of communications for a large mutual fund company.

  • Showing 1-15 of 271 items
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
  • 19
  • >>
  1. Insurance

    Make This The Year You Get Vacation Insurance

    With a few simple policy additions you can protect your holiday plans from being ruined.
  2. Credit & Loans

    Mortgage Points: What's the Point?

    Learn how to pay less for your home in the long run, or save in the short run.
  3. Home & Auto

    Mortgage Options for Underwater Homeowners

    Find out what options are available when your mortgage is greater than the value of your home.
  4. Home & Auto

    Got a Good Mortgage Rate? Lock It Up!

    Rising rates mean rising profits for lenders, providing incentive to increase rates whenever possible.
  5. Retirement

    What Is a Will and Why Do I Need One?

    Putting this document together will save your family time and money, and give you peace of mind.
  6. Home & Auto

    Calculating the Mortgage Interest Tax Deduction

    The amount of money you save by paying your mortgage off quickly will far exceed any benefit from the mortgage interest tax deduction.
  7. Home & Auto

    Option ARMs: American Dream Or Mortgage Nightmare?

    Option adjustable rate mortgages could make or break your home-buying experience.
  8. Insurance

    The Minimum Wage: Does It Matter?

    The numbers show that a fight for a living wage is more important than a fight for a raise in minimum wage.
  9. Retirement

    10 Common Questions About Social Security

    Find out everything you need to know about this program.
  10. Insurance

    Here's How To Care For Your Pet (Financially) After You're ...

    Find out how to protect and provide for your pet after you pass away.
  11. Insurance

    What's The Difference Between Medicare And Medicaid?

    One program is for the poor; the other is for the elderly. Learn which is which.
  12. Real Estate

    5 Mistakes That Make House Flipping a Flop

    If you're just looking to get rich quick by flipping a house, you could end up in the poorhouse. Be sure to avoid these mistakes.
  13. Active Trading Fundamentals

    Learn To Use This Leading Indicator of Home Sales

    By following the trend shown in the MBA Purchase Index, investors can identify investment opportunities in businesses that are poised to benefit, and find cautionary signals around industries and companies ...
  14. Professionals

    Consider A Career As A Financial Communications Professional

    Regulators, sales people and clients all look to communications professionals to help them navigate the markets.
  15. Insurance

    Warren Buffett: The Road To Riches

    Find out how he went from selling soft drinks to buying up companies and making billions of dollars.
  • Showing 1-15 of 271 items
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
  • 19
  • >>