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The Low-Down On Down Payment Options For Homebuyers

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March 1, 2013

Conventional wisdom says you should have a down payment of at least 20% when you buy a house. While there certainly are benefits to instantly having 20% equity in your home, this old way of thinking doesn’t take the unique financial needs of today’s homebuyers into consideration.

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5 Ways You Can Improve Your Credit Score

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February 22, 2013

Whether it’s our age, our weight, our IQ score or even brownie points, it seems as if we’re always being judged by a number. While these numbers are important to some degree, there is one three-digit number that is especially important—your credit score.

Your credit score has a significant impact…


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How Your Significant Other’s Credit Score Affects Your Ability to Obtain a Mortgage

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February 14, 2013

Love is in the air, and with peak home buying season just around the corner, couples looking to get cozy in their own home should start setting themselves up for a smooth and successful mortgage application process. While cupid doesn’t ask for credit scores on his matchmaking application, mortgage…


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How to Save Even More Money When You Refinance Your Mortgage

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February 1, 2013

In a previous post we discussed how to prepare for a smooth and successful mortgage refinance. Today, we will cover what you can do to maximize your savings when you refinance your mortgage.

Get the Lowest Interest Rate Possible

Whether you want to get a better interest rate, shorten the term…


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How to Obtain a Mortgage Loan With Little to No Credit

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January 25, 2013

One of the many factors lenders use to determine if one is eligible for a mortgage loan is credit scores. Most mortgage lenders require applicants to have a credit score of at least 620, and while it can be difficult to obtain a mortgage loan without a credit score,…

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