Education by Dr. Andy Schell, CPA
Mortgage Accounting is complicated. This helps to explore the basics.
IRLC Fair Value: ASC, the IRLC, and the CPA
This ongoing debate about the appropriate carry-value of the Derivative Asset continues to confound CPAs as they attempt to identify the Fair Value a willing buyer would pay for a locked pipeline, for which there is no market.
Understand the amazing return on investment potentially exceeding 30%.
Hedging for Mortgage Banking - Article
Understand the important benefits and risks of hedging. Hedging is not speculation.
Hedging For CFOs: How Hedging Works.
Understand the basics of hedging. Hedging is not speculation.
How Mortgage Lending Makes Money
The OCC provides hundreds of pages explaining how mortgage banks operate and how they are to be examined.
Video - Hedge Model Validation
Listen to the often misunderstood requirements of bulletin 2011-12 that are impacted by mortgage activity.
Operational Design - Functions within a Mortgage Company
The functions of a mortgage bank are repeated by every mortgage lender in the country.
Growth Steps of a Mortgage Banker
The steps from start-up through the 10 stages of a Mortgage Banker are complicated and outlined in this presentation.
What Caused The 2008 Mortgage Crisis
The Boston Federal Reserve Bank explores the details behind the mortgage market crisis.
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