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The Real Truth about Reverse Mortgages

  • Accountant
  • CGFM
  • CMA
  • CPA (US)
  • CVA
  • CA - ICAEW
  • CFA
  • CGMA
  • ChFC
  • ACCA
  • FSCP
  • CASL
  • ChSNC
  • RICP
  • WMCP
  • CIPM
  • FPAC
  • CA - Ireland
  • CA - Scotland
  • CPA - Ireland
  • CWS

Published: September, 2019

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Course Description


  • Does the borrower still have any payments to make?
    10 mins
  • What are Reverse Mortgages looking to accomplish?
    25 mins
  • Who owns the home after a Reverse Mortgage?
    27 mins
  • Is there a minimum age requirement?
    28 mins
  • Six ways to access your funds
    40 mins
  • What does Non-Recourse mean?
    50 mins
  • Why are all FHA Reverse Mortgages on-Recourse?
    52 mins
  • All Borrowers have to take counseling
    58 mins
  • How long can a borrower receive tenured payments?
    60 mins

Course Description

Say the word Reverse Mortgage to most people, including financial professionals and they lose their minds. Why? Lack of understanding is the only reason. This online CPE Course helps you understand what reverse mortgage is and how that is helping US citizens and gaining popularity. 

Despite certain basic understanding, very few know a detailed understanding of reverse mortgages. Most of them consider them bad. Though this changes from case to case, the speaker – Doug Vairo – takes the challenge that attendees will have a different view about the same. In this sense, this online CPE course is the real deal in demystifying confusions that are popular for a reverse mortgage. 

This CPE course covers the basic aspects and understanding of reverse mortgages. This includes the types of reverse mortgages, benefits, and various ways to receive funds in a reverse mortgage setup. It also provides an in-depth comparison of the fixed and adjustable rates for reverse mortgage loans. It justifies how one is usually better than the other. It also helps get rid of the common misconceptions to do this. Further, it covers eligibility requirements of occupancy, income qualifications, inheritance aspects, and more. 

This online CPE/CE course on Finance covers the following Key Topics

  • What is a reverse mortgage?
  • Does the bank own my home?
  • Is there a minimum age for claiming a reverse mortgage?
  • How do the benefits of reverse mortgages weigh higher than the disadvantages?
  • Different ways a borrower can receive their funds 
  • The inner workings of a Reverse Mortgage in areas ranging from borrower qualifications

The speaker takes a unique approach for the attendees to make the subject interesting. 

If the aspects of IFRS are your interest, you might be interested in Certified IFRS Professionals.

Learning Objectives

  • To get a clear understanding of what is a Reverse Mortgage
  • To learn about the remedy to free the home with is owned by the Bank
  • To identify the thresholds of minimum age
  • To recognize how you can qualify for a Reverse Mortgage
  • To explore the Reverse mortgage Purchase Program and Reverse mortgage Refinance

Recommended For

  • This online CPE course on Finance is recommended for CPAs, CMAs, CGFM, Accounting professionals, Finance professionals, and other professionals who are interested in exploring the aspects of a reverse mortgage. 
  • This online CPE webinar is recommended for CPAs in Canada who desire to help their clients with reverse mortgage solutions.

Who Should Attend?

  • Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified Valuation Analysts
  • Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA)
  • Chartered Financial Analyst
  • CPA (Industry)
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • CPA in Business
  • Entrepreneurial CPA
  • Tax Attorney
  • Young CPA

Course Qualification

Webinar Qualifies For

  • 1 CPE Credit of Finance for Certified Public Accountants (CPA-US)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Planning, Budgeting, and Forecasting for Certified Management Accountants (CMA)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Finance for Chartered Global Management Accountants (CGMA)
  • 1 CE Credit for Certified Fiduciary & Investment Risk Specialist (CFIRS)
  • 1 CE Credit for Certified Wealth Strategist (CWS)
  • 1 General Credit of Finance for Accountant/Bookkeeper/Tax Professionals
  • 1 CPD Credit of Finance for Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Financial Management for Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Finance for Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA)
  • 1 CPD Credit for CA - ICAEW
  • 1 PL Credit of Finance for Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Finance for Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC)
  • 1 CPD Credit for Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Finance for Financial Services Certified Professional (FSCP)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Finance for Chartered Advisor in Senior Living (CASL)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Finance for Chartered Special Needs Consultant (ChSNC)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Finance for Retirement Income Certified Professional (RICP)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Finance for Wealth Management Certified Professional (WMCP)
  • 1 PL Credit of Finance for Certificate In Investment Performance Measurement (CIPM)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Finance for Certified Business Appraiser/Master Certified Business Appraiser (CBA/MCBA)
  • 1 CRE Credit of Common financial investments/ decision types for Certified Corporate FP&A Professional (FPAC)
  • 1 CPD Credit for Chartered Accountants - Ireland (CAI)
  • 1 CPD Credit for Chartered Accountants - Scotland
  • 1 CPD Credit for CPA - Ireland

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About Presenter

Doug Vairo, ABA


Extensive training in the Mortgage field. Traveled country training loan officers on a wide range of issues from the fundamentals of writing a mortgage to Federal and State licensing training to pass their NMLS tests.

Created two-week training class from scratch at GreatStone mortgage. Went from 78 loan officers to 200 in six months with excellent retention and production increased 10 times. This was accomplished while I was an Executive Corporate manager. I conducted 75% of the training classes myself.

In addition, I have traveled the country selling lead generation materials for Dan Pinto seminars. Crowds were usually in the 300 range. At the same time, I was conducting two days of Boot Camp training for new loan officers.

Currently training Real Estate agents, CPA's and CFP's through CE classes that I have developed. All classes are NY State approved. In addition, I conduct much live training in Real Estate Agents offices during their regularly scheduled meetings. Please feel free to contact me if you would like to learn more about these programs.

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Ratings and Review


4 Ratings



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Robert Rhoads, EA

Apr 9th, 2020


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