Mortgage 101

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Understanding the Basics of Home Equity

It’s important to understand the basics of how home equity works and how it can help you.

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Mortgage Rate History

See why today’s mortgage rates are so low compared to the past. Learn about how mortgage rates went from 18% to below 3% in 2021.

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Mortgage 101: Lingo You Need to Know

Intend to buy a home in the near future? Here are terms you should know and feel comfortable hearing.

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Mortgage Insurance

How does PMI work? Learn about PMI mortgage insurance . Find out how to calculate PMI, how to get rid of PMI, and how to avoid PMI.

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Benefits of Using a Loan Officer for Your Mortgage

Discover the benefits of using a loan officer for your mortgage; what is a loan officer, and why should you consider using one?

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Best Budgeting Apps in 2021

When a simple spreadsheet won’t do, budgeting apps can make life a lot easier by giving you a full picture of your finances.

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What is Private Mortgage Insurance or PMI?

If you put less than 20% down when you purchase a home, you will typically need Private Mortgage Insurance, also called PMI...

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Merging Finances

Before you think about adding one another onto the checking accounts, though, there are a few things you should keep in mind.

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Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC) Tips and Tricks

A home equity line of credit allows homeowners to take out credit on the value of their home. Taking out a HELOC is a way...

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Importance of a Budget in 2021

Setting a budget for the new year and planning fresh financial goals can ensure your success. Let’s talk about what your new budget entails.

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