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Welcome to the 5 minute message, we’re helping people invest in themselves, make smarter financial decisions and sometimes just get a good laugh.

One of the biggest problems we encounter is people not having a financial education to help them through the real challenges of life, like creating budgets, understanding spending habits, learning about good and bad debts etc. Ineffective information is being passed down from generation to generation and most people get their financial advice from salespeople. What we’ve seen is a six figure salary on long island is barely enough to keep most people living paycheck to paycheck. And that’s before you start adding in the other costs of life, insurance, private school, college saving.

The financial advice given by advisers is all based on selling products, it’s something that was created for our parents and grandparents generation and it isn’t effective in the new economy we live in. Based on how much people worry about retirement I don’t think it really worked for them either. Our style is unique because all our our education is based experience so we’re able to keep things simple, humorous and connect with people using real life examples with everything being geared towards the middle class.

Median Closing Price for Long Island Homes &...

Nov 30, 2015
The closed median home price in October 2015 for Long Island, which includes Nassau, Suffolk, and Queens’ housing data, was $390,000, representing a 4.9% increase over last year. Nassau County reporte ...
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Know Before you Owe

Oct 29, 2015
As if the mortgage process needed to be any longer, any mortgage applications after 10/3 are going to be under the ...
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Open House BBQ

Jun 20, 2015
Grosso Properties first ever Open House BBQ. Weather wasn’t the best, but we made it work. John had a great i ...
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Income & Housing Costs

Mar 27, 2015
The gap between apartment rentals and renter income has been widening for some time but new research done by the National Association of Realtors® shows some staggering figures. Nationwide, since 2009 ...
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It doesn’t pay to wait on Mortgages!

Feb 03, 2015
Besides the typical real estate marketing of “!!!!!!! and BOLD COLORS!!, ACT NOW!” the numbers and math actually ma ...
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