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Electronic Earnest Money Safest & Most Efficient

7/17/2017 Security
You’ve heard that the new standard in real estate transactions, electronic earnest money, is safer and more efficient, but do you really understand why? 

5 Items to Remind Your Buyers ‘Before’ They Buy

6/30/2017 Convenience
Buying a home is one of the largest financial decisions most people make in their lifetime. As a real estate agent, you can help your buyers think through areas that they may have overlooked. These five simple reminders can make sure that the buyers are ready to make an informed and winning offer on the home they desire. 

Common Stress Factors of Buying a Home and How to Alleviate Them

6/23/2017 Convenience
A recent article posted in RIS Media states that 58% of people find moving to be more stressful than planning a wedding. Another article written by Independent Online lists factors such as "filling out excessive documentation”, "the large sums of money at stake”, and "lost documentation” as other stressors of the home buying process. Knowing this, real estate agents should be sure to do everything in their power to take the hassle out of these aspects of buying a home. 

5 Tools all Real Estate Professionals Should Be Using

6/7/2017 Technology

As a real estate professional, you know sometimes it feels like there aren’t enough hours in the day to get everything done and still establish meaningful connections with your clients or generate new clients. The following are five digital tools that will not only help you solidify client interactions, but also save you time throughout your day.

How Does Electronic Earnest Money Really Work?

5/29/2017 Technology

If you’ve already made electronic earnest money payments a part of your real estate transaction process, you know the magic of TrustFunds.  Learn more about how it really works.

TrustFunds is the Most Secure Way to Make an Earnest Money Payment

5/22/2017 Security

Paper checks have been used for ages to submit earnest money payments in real estate transactions, but the fact is that passing around a paper check, which includes account information, from a buyer, to agent, to broker or title company is unsafe. 

Paper Checks Are a Thing of the Past

5/9/2017 Convenience
Ask a millennial if they have a checkbook and most would say no. Truth is, this answer is becoming increasingly popular with consumers of all ages so how does this affect your real estate transactions?

The One Virtual Tool Every Real Estate Agent Should Be Using

5/3/2017 Technology
Time is money. Especially in real estate where agents set their own hours and decide how to spend their time. Do you ever wonder how much money you waste in a day on the time spent on petty tasks?

Online Earnest Money is the Next New Norm in Real Estate

4/28/2017 Technology
Technology is becoming more simple and more widespread. The generation of children who grew up learning technology from a young age are becoming adults and are accustomed to an electronic way to handle everything, even making payments. 

We Track Our Packages and the Distance We Run, We Should Track Our Money Too

4/17/2017 Convenience
Isn’t it great to be able to track the packages being sent to us, track the distance we run during our workout, track our phones in case we misplace them, and track how many calories we’ve eaten? TrustFunds adds one more thing to the list of conveniently tracked items: earnest money payments. 

The convenience, security, and accountability of TrustFunds are the end of the paper earnest money check.