Author Archives: Trevor Hammond

About Trevor Hammond

As a veteran of the mortgage industry, Trevor Hammond is the co-author of "Borrow Smart, Retire Rich," a Certified Mortgage Adviser and a founding Faculty Member and Contributor to the National Institute of Financial Education (www.niofe.org). And he has provided thousands of homeowners with the clarity and confidence to make smarter decisions when it comes to their mortgages and money. In 2013 he launched an entirely new kind of mortgage company: Aspire Mortgage Group, which is committed to educating and empowering homeowners to increase savings, eliminate bad debt, and safely increase net worth. The specialized group of mortgage professionals at Aspire Mortgage Group have redefined what homeowners should expect from a mortgage company. To learn more about Trevor Hammond and our team of mortgage advisors please visit our website at www.aspiremortgagegroup.com or email Trevor directly: trevor.hammond@sierrapacificmortgage.com. Aspire Mortgage is a Sierra Pacific Mortgage Partner.

Dear Loan Officer: Are You Discussing the 3 Main Areas of Emotion in Finance?

If you are on my e-mail distribution, last week you heard me talk about the importance of selling the problem first. As you continue the sales process, it’s important to remember that your client’s decisions are largely emotional, and not … Continue reading

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Dear Loan Officer: Stop Trying to Be the Hero!

Stop trying to be the hero! That’s my bold message for today. If you’ve ever read the book Story Brand by Donald Miller (which I highly recommend), the premise is that you should not be the “hero” for your client. … Continue reading

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Dear Loan Officer: Client Experience

Client service – whether superb or subpar – can seriously affect your customer’s shopping experience. Think about your client experience right now – if you were to charge admission for your customers to opt in – what would your customer … Continue reading

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Rule of Play #12: Helping Others Win

Guiding principles is something we use at our office, and  our Rule of Play #12 is to Help Others WIN. Whatever is important for your client to achieve, help them to succeed at their goal. Offering your ideas or processes, … Continue reading

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3 Steps to Keeping Strong Mindset During a Volatile Market

3 Steps to Keeping Strong Mindset During a Volatile Market Continue reading

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Dear Loan Officer: What is Your Mission + Purpose?

Dear Loan Officer: What is Your Mission + Purpose? Continue reading

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Borrow Smart, Repay Smart

Here is another oldie, but goodie from a few years back. The concepts are all still the same, and definitely something for you all to keep in mind when you are meeting with clients. If you want to check out … Continue reading

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2020 10X Growth Summit Video

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Do Your Activities Match Your Goals For 2020?

This video was made last year, but the concepts are the same regardless of the year. With our Annual 10X Growth Summit Event coming up in a month these are great concepts to keep in mind as we come into … Continue reading

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Getting Crystal Clear on What it is That You Are Doing for Your Clients and Your Business Partners

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