Posts Tagged ‘mortgages’

  Did you know that there are two different types of debt? Although it’s ideal to pay off as much of your debt as possible, there is such a thing as good debt, in addition to bad debt. Good debt can actually help to improve your credit score, assuming you are always timely with your […]

Although the following tips can be helpful for anyone buying a home, for someone buying a home for the first time and likely unfamiliar for the process, they can be especially beneficial: Take all homeownership expenses into consideration Many first-time homebuyers underestimate just how much it costs to own property; there is much more to […]

  Purchasing your first home is a very exciting milestone, but in the midst of all the excitement, it’s important to remember that it’s also a decision that shouldn’t be taken likely. While you want to enjoy the house shopping process and have fun, it’s important to be practical as well, and make certain things […]

Although the average retirement age is 62, more working people are choosing to retire much later in life for financial reasons. On the other hand, some people choose to work towards an early retirement. It may sound like a dream, but by putting a plan in place and sticking to a budget, it’s certainly a […]

Although the average retirement age is 62, more working people are choosing to retire much later in life for financial reasons. On the other hand, some people choose to work towards an early retirement. It may sound like a dream, but by putting a plan in place and sticking to a budget, it’s certainly a […]

Your monthly mortgage loan payments are made up of various costs, and many borrowers are also required to pay Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) each month, which are additional costs that are added into their mortgage loan payments. Borrowers who put down less than 20 percent of the home’s sale price will be required to pay […]

Your monthly mortgage loan payments are made up of various costs, and many borrowers are also required to pay Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) each month, which are additional costs that are added into their mortgage loan payments. Borrowers who put down less than 20 percent of the home’s sale price will be required to pay […]

If you’re buying a home in the near future, there’s a chance you might be taking out a mortgage loan to finance the majority of your purchase. A mortgage loan is the largest amount of money that most people will ever borrow, and not to mention, one of the longest lasting. Certain mistakes, however, can […]

If you’re buying a home in the near future, there’s a chance you might be taking out a mortgage loan to finance the majority of your purchase. A mortgage loan is the largest amount of money that most people will ever borrow, and not to mention, one of the longest lasting. Certain mistakes, however, can […]

When you’re ready to apply for a mortgage loan, it’s always a good idea to find all the necessary documentation you’ll need before you even begin. Whether you’re applying for your mortgage loan online, over the phone, or in person, being prepared with the right paperwork can help to speed up the process. Although some […]