The following screen-shots are taken from a LinkedIn thread discussion just held today. Names and faces have been blocked.
Okay, so you can see how the conversation went. I blocked the names and faces to protect their identities.
Here are the two videos that I had referenced:
Now, I'm not in the business of changing everyone's beliefs... but I don't mind getting into a challenging conversation about what people believe about the proper use and utilization of mortgages. However, admittedly, mortgages and home ownership are a more emotional topic than a financial topic. I simply want people to have all the FACTS before committing a lot of money into building equity in a house... where you might not be able to access that capital if and when needed.
The next day: My final response as of this morning: