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Lisett Comai-Legrand

Lisett Comai-Legrand
I am the Director of Marketing and Product Management for First Alliance. I truly believe in our mission, that everything that we do is for every one of our members. I am committed to providing our members and consumers with the information, tips and tools they need to make their financial lives better.

Recent Posts

The Pros and Cons of Retail Credit Cards

Retail credit cards are offered by many retail stores. These credit cards have the same function as other credit cards and offer benefits if you are a regular customer of a particular retail store. Since you’re a valued customer, you could be offered a good amount of credit.

What is Secured Debt Consolidation?

It can be very difficult to deal with multiple loans or credit cards at one time. Every loan comes with its own set of terms and conditions, and it is not unusual to feel overwhelmed trying to keep track of them. Financial institutions provide the solution for this problem through secured debt consolidation. 

Differences in Fixed Rate Mortgages and Other Mortgages

When purchasing property or refinancing a home, a borrower should consider the various types of mortgages available to fit within their needs and their budget.  Listed below are a few different types of mortgages that are available to help you find the best type of loan to best suit your needs.

Tips for Selling Your Car

Selling a car is more than taking a few pictures and posting them online. The seller should consider the key points a buyer will be interested in such as price, the appearance of the car and how the vehicle has been maintained. Here are several tips to assit you in selling your car like a professional. 

Advantages and Disadvantages of a Home Equity Line of Credit

A home equity line of credit (HELOC) is a financial tool available to homeowners who have equity in their home. Although it is an option for most people, the advantages vary from person to person. A HELOC is similar to a home equity loan, but instead, the loan is in the form of a line of credit. There are advantages and disadvantages of a home equity line of credit. You should considered these factors before you decide if it is right for you.

A Seriously Simple 52 Week Saving Plan

Setting a savings goal can be difficult, especially when you're not sure where to start. Often, we end up setting our goals too high and they're impossibly hard to reach. I'm a huge fan of starting small and working your way up.

Tax Return Not What you Expected? Here's What You Need to Know

Are you hoping to get a refund from your 2018 tax return? If so, you’re not alone. Many people intend to use their refund as a "forced savings plan," essentially withholding extra taxes on purpose in order to get a larger refund at the end of the year, instead of being tempted to spend it during the year.

 6 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Home Equity Loan

A house is usually one of the biggest assets that a person owns. Whether it is big or small, it plays an important role in a person’s life. That is why homeowners should decide very carefully when taking out a home equity loan. There are important questions to ask when choosing a home equity loan. 

Types of Student Loans

A student loan is used to assist students in dealing with the expenses of their academic careers. These expenses include tuition, living expenditures, the cost of books, and so on. The types of student loans and the terms at which these loans are given differ with respect to location and lending organization. Student loans are offered with comparatively low interest rates and repayment terms are flexible during the time when the student is still enrolled in college.

Money Matters for New Parents

Becoming a new parent is one of the most exciting things that can happen in your life. It can also be very disorienting as you try to take care of a new human, manage your relationship with your partner, and adjust to your new role and identity.