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Carrie Cook is a Revenue Whore - and why that's a good thing.

"They called her what?" The buzz started in the office of the President of Ignite Funding, quickly spreading to the marketing department and around the building, and even to the internet, with the American Association of Private Lending (AAPL) posting the phrase "Revenue Whore". So we wanted to set the record straight and share the whole story of how Carrie Cook got the title "Revenue Whore".

Why Trust Deeds Belong In Your Portfolio

If you happen to be an investor in the stock market, perhaps it is time to consider diversifying your investment portfolio. While stocks can offer significant potential for returns, they also come with an elevated risk of potential loss. As you approach retirement age, it becomes increasingly vital to select investments that prioritize capital preservation. The reality is that the stock market is highly volatile and carries a substantial level of risk. Fortunately, there are alternatives available to stock market investments for investors seeking above-average returns with moderate levels of risk. One such alternative is the opportunity to invest in real estate through Trust Deeds.

Supercharge Your Retirement Savings with Real Estate Investments

If you are one of the thousands of Americans feeling the burn as your 401(k)s plan struggles to overcome the 22% tumble from last year, it's not too late to repair the damage.

Recession Proof Real Estate Investments: Industry Expert Insights

All of us are being inundated with what is going on in the economy. The big, bad word of recession looms like an ominous cloud in the headlines.

Why Borrowers and Investors Choose Ignite Funding

Most bankable borrowers will have multiple sources of financing/capital at their disposal, including friends & family, banks, and alternative lending options like Ignite Funding. But if banks are known to have the most affordable capital out there, why would borrowers need so many financing options? Below are a few of the main reasons why borrowers come to Ignite Funding to fund their projects:

Tax Time FAQs - What to Expect for Trust Deed Investments

Tax season is upon us and we know that making sure you gather all the necessary documentation for proper and timely filing can be a stressful and sometimes confusing process. To help mitigate some of the confusion, we want to make sure you are prepared for what type of tax documents you should expect to receive directly from Ignite Funding, if any.

Ignite Funding President is AAPL's 2022 Member of the Year

On October 20th, 2022, the American Association of Private Lenders (AAPL) recognized the President of Ignite Funding, Carrie Cook, at the Annual Excellence Awards as "Member of the Year". For those that are not familiar with AAPL, the purpose of the organization is to safeguard the private lending industry with education, ethics, and advocacy.

INC 5000: Three Cheers for Three Years in a Row!

Ignite Funding moves up the ranks to No. 4,707 on INC 5000’s list of fastest-growing, privately owned companies for the 3rd consecutive year.

You Won’t Believe the Hoops We Jump Through to Deliver Trust Deed Investments

For over a decade, Ignite Funding has been one of the leading providers of real estate investments to private investors seeking predictable, passive income outside of the stock market. To put this into perspective, in 2021, 75 loans were funded with over $250M in private investor capital.

Investor – Do You Know When the Interest Income Clock Starts?

As a Trust Deed investor at Ignite Funding, you know that you are earning a monthly income at a fixed annualized rate of 10% - 12%. However, your first month of interest will vary depending on when the interest clock starts.

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