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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We often hear the benefits of making an extra payment on your mortgage, but get the truth about how worthwhile it actually is. You may be surprised.
If you want to increase the chances of having your mortgage application approved, stay away from the following things
We use our HELOC (Home Equity Line of Credit) account like it is a checking account. We write checks against it, set up all of pre-authorized payments, and pay bills online. Is this lazy financial management?
If you decide to buy a home, there is a great program for military veterans. The VA loan program is specifically designed to help you buy a house.
New year financial boot camp: refinance your mortgage
One of the goals of those who long to be debt-free is to pay of the mortgage early. But is that really the best course of action?