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May 5, 2020
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Tips for Improving Your Credit Score

That three-digit number defined as your credit score, that lenders evaluate to determine your creditworthiness, is an essential factor in your financial life. It can affect […]
April 29, 2020
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Benefits of Refinancing Your Mortgage

In 2020, you might be considering refinancing your mortgage. Did you know that this year, interest rates are near record-setting lows? The decision to refinance a […]
April 27, 2020
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How to Protect Credit While Mortgage Shopping

You shop for clothes, shoes, and airline tickets. You even shop for food and gas. Shopping for your mortgage is essentially the same thing. You want […]
April 23, 2020
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What Can Go Wrong During the Mortgage and Closing Process?

Are you ready for the home buying process? It’s a lengthy one and can be quite a ride, so be prepared to hold on tight. Things […]
April 21, 2020
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How to Fix Errors on Your Credit Report–Fast!

You think you have good credit, but it’s been a while since you’ve looked up your credit report. So you go to inquire about a new […]
April 15, 2020
Making a Budget to Get Out of Debt

Making a Budget to Get Out of Debt

Are you tired of living paycheck to paycheck? Do you feel like you can’t make a dent in paying down debt? Are you unable to develop […]
April 13, 2020
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What is Credit Score and How is it Calculated?

You’ve seen the commercials and heard the jingles telling you to check your credit score, but what is it? It’s important to be familiar with your […]
April 9, 2020

Budgeting for a Mortgage

When looking for a mortgage, it’s important to know your limit and stick to it. When you sign up for more than you can afford, you […]
April 8, 2020
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Debt Management Plans and Other Relief Options

Americans usually have a combination of different debts. Student loans, car loans, mortgages, and personal loans all add up to where it gets harder and harder […]
April 3, 2020

How Does Refinancing Work?

Learn how refinancing works so you can better assess if this is something you should pursue to help you reach your financial goals.
April 1, 2020

What is the Income-Equity-Credit Mortgage Approval Triangle?

Learn more about the Income-Equity-Credit Mortgage Approval Triangle to prepare for mortgage loan approval. Balancing these three areas is key for success!