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How Credit Scores Affect Your Mortgage

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When you apply for a mortgage, one of the first things the lender will do is check your credit score. Your credit score is essentially your financial reputation. Lenders use your credit score to gauge how likely you are to repay the loan.


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Can You Buy a Home With No Down Payment?

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Prior to the Great Recession, it was fairly easy to buy a home with no down payment. But the mortgage crisis and the financial crisis shook things up a bit. Credit requirements — especially for home loans — tightened substantially.


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Should I Pay Off My Mortgage Early?

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Is it smart for you to pay off your mortgage early or should you put that money towards other financial goals instead?


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Home Loan Terms: Pre-qualified vs. Pre-approved

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When you start shopping around for a home loan, you are likely to run into terms like “pre-qualified” and “pre-approved” to describe whether or not you are eligible for a certain mortgage amount. Before you start your house-hunting, it’s a good idea to know the difference between these two terms, and what to expect from them.


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What would you do with $200,000?

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t was pretty unexpected but I sold an investment recently, and with another one coming to term, the insurance money from the investment gone wrong, and some decent online income.


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Should You Finance a Car Before Buying a House?

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Boosting your credit score before buying a home is important for several reasons--loan approval, required down payment, and interest rate are chief among them--and financing a car can actually help.


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Mortgage Pre-Approval vs Prequalification: What's The Difference

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When buying a home one of the thing you will more than likely here is the need to get pre-approved for a mortgage. A pre-approval gives both a buyer and seller assurance that the buyer is more than likely going to get a loan. A pre-qualification does not much more than say a borrower has the financial ability to qualify for a certain amount of money.


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What Do Banks Look for When Setting Your Mortgage Rate?

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So, how do you get the best mortgage rate? By thinking like a lender. Here are some of the things a bank looks for when it’s deciding what mortgage rate you should have:


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Have a Mortgage? Consider the Tax Benefits

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With tax season under way, it makes sense to consider how certain events will impact your situation. One of those things is buying a home with a mortgage.


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5 Ways to Save Money On Your Mortgage

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Your home is likely the biggest purchase you will ever make. With a little planning and effort you can employ the following strategies to save money on your mortgage:


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