What’s the difference between cyber security and cyber crime?

The two are separate, and while cybercrime is more serious than cyber security, it's hard to see how cyber security can be considered more serious.A cyber security team is responsible for the protection of the computers and networks that users use to do business online.They can be backed up, secured and monitored.They may have access to key data and systems that allow them to do their jobs.Cyber...

Why you need to watch the stock market as it goes up

Experts say you need more than the stock price to judge the strength of an economy.They say you should watch the market closely as it grows and watch how it responds to different shocks.Experts say that can be tricky, especially as stocks and bonds move from one period to another.So what's the right time to get an economic forecast?We looked at how long it takes for the S&P 500 to go from...

Why I love home loan brokers

I don't have a lot of time to write about home loan decisions these days, but my husband and I are about to embark on the most challenging loan process of our lives.We're looking for a home loan with an 8% down payment and a $250,000 mortgage, but we're not sure we'll be able to get a loan approved.As a result, we decided to look for our dream home.But we're starting with a very simple loan that...

How to Get a Loan to Buy a Home

How to get a mortgage from a home loan specialist is key to finding a good one.Here's a quick rundown.Pros Home loan specialists are among the top professionals in the industry.They have expertise in a wide range of loan topics, and they can recommend the best home loan deals and help you make the best decision possible.Cons They can cost thousands of dollars, and are often more expensive than...

How to Find Out If You’re Getting Stolen

When you are at home or on the street you have an advantage: You can see the thief as they are taking pictures or videos of your property.The thief is less likely to notice that you have a camera in your front yard or on your car.It is a good idea to keep your valuables on you.Also, you have the benefit of a thief watching your property, which makes it much harder to rob.But what if you live in a...