Lump Sum

To understand how a lump sum payment can help provide you with opportunities, we first need to understand how we can find them. There are a number of sayings that we have about opportunity. “When opportunity knocks, be sure to answer the door.” I interpret this...

Who Should You Sell Your Structured Settlement to?

So you have decided that you would like to sell your structured settlement. You have realized the benefits of getting a lump sum payment instead of the monthly or quarterly payments that you’re receiving. But now you need to make another decision, and it’s an...

Reasons Why People Sell Their Settlement (part 1)

A structured settlement is set up to help people that have been injured in some sort of accident and often are unable to work. A structured settlement is set up to ensure the financial security of the injured party for years to come. The settlement is set up as an...

When Not to Sell Your Settlement (part 1)

For people that are receiving future payments from an annuity or structured settlement it is often a difficult decision to consider selling some or all of their future payments for cash. However, when a settlement recipient has exhausted all other forms of gaining...

What is a Factoring Company?

A factoring company is a special type of financial institution that buys future payment streams from annuities that are often awarded from structured settlement in a personal injury lawsuit or from a lottery jackpot winner. Structured settlement recipients and lottery...

Structured Settlement v. Factoring

I want to clear up one common misunderstanding that people have with terminology in the structured settlement industry. If someone is referring to a structured settlement company they are really talking about a company that assist people that are most likely involved...

Finding a Buyer for your Settlement

If you are the owner of a structured settlement and considering selling it for a lump sum you should be careful in the company you select to work with.  As we are all aware the internet is full of “junk.”  The internet is still the wild frontier to some extent where...