Don’t Play Chicken with Your Creditors

What I’m saying is, even if it means paying off a minor balance you are disputing or submitting a letter to rescind a dispute so your mortgage process can proceed, you can move on with your life (and home purchase!).

How do our friends at Wikipedia define playing chicken? “The principle of the game is that while each player prefers not to yield to the other, the worst possible outcome occurs when both players do not yield.”

At the end of the day, sometimes you need to back down in order to win.

Florida Mortgage Lenders and Bad Apples

There are factors and standards in every phase of the mortgage loan process. But by not taking shades of grey and collateral dependencies into account and instead opting to infuse a situation with an attitude and huffing and puffing about doing perhaps a little extra from time to time is just ludicrous. (You may as well be a kid taking a tantrum in Aisle 5 in Wal-Mart…give me a break!)