As a veteran, you can take advantage of VA home mortgage loans, which may allow you to buy a house with a down payment. But watch out for scams!Keep Reading
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Unexpected bills are no fun, but your mortgage doesn't fall into that category. It arrives, right on time, and you pay it, just like that. Until it surprises you. Here's why your mortgage payment went up.Keep Reading
When it comes to your mortgage, you can never ask too many questions. Asking your lender these questions will help you get the best fit--and make sure you understand your loan.
Think an ARM is always scary? It worked for Lauren and Andrew. Follow them through their search for their second house, and read all about how they negotiated to get it to fit into their budget.Keep Reading
Are you underwater on your mortgage? No one wants to be there. But you may be able to get help.Keep Reading
In college you were literally counting your pennies to see if you could afford to go out that night. So now you have your first job you’re feeling pretty rich. Are you saving some for your future home?Keep Reading
Whether you’re buying in an expensive market--like Alaska or Hawaii--or you’re just buying a bigger home, you’re going to need a jumbo mortgage. But before you meet with a lender, ask yourself these five questions.
You pay your mortgage every month, the same amount, and it’s easy to forget that you might have options. Do you know your current interest rate? Do you know the current market rate? You might be able to save!Keep Reading
Thinking about refinancing your home? Start with these five questions to see if it’s worth it.Keep Reading