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Your credit score is an important part of your financial life, especially if you’re thinking about buying a home. Your credit score is determined by five main factors and is used to determine whether a lender will grant you a loan, how much they’ll lend you, and at what rate you’ll accrue interest on it.… Read More


If you’re on the market for a new home, you’ve probably started looking into different types of loans. The typical loan is a conforming loan, but that has a limit in most areas in the country of $484,350 (some areas with a higher cost of living have a higher limit), so if you’re looking into… Read More


Keeping Up with Your Student Loan College is one of the most pivotal experiences in people’s lives. It’s a time of exploration, development, and engagement. Typically, you leave with a collection of lifelong friends, an education, and lots of fond memories. Unfortunately, if you are like most, you also graduated with a daunting accumulation of… Read More


Nearly 65 percent of households in the United States own their own homes. This rate of homeownership has stayed fairly stable throughout the years since 1960. Among the milestones of life, becoming a homeowner is one of the top accomplishments many Americans look forward to and can have many unexpected benefits. More Than a Roof… Read More


The prospect of buying a home for the first time can be exciting and daunting. There’s the anticipation of the journey – visiting prospective homes looking for the one that “feels” right and holds all the potential and promise you imagine. There is also the practicality of finding the place that fits within your budget.… Read More


When you are ready to begin a serious search for your new home, you should start by getting pre-approved for a home loan. This gives you an edge in a competitive home selling market to show buyers you are ready and able to make a legitimate offer. Here is a comprehensive guide to the home loan pre-approval process to get you on your way.… Read More