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How Foreclosure Affects Your Credit

November 26, 2018

Foreclosure can have a significant, though not permanent, affect on your credit score. If you're struggling to keep up your mortgage payments, see other options before letting it get to foreclosure. Read more.

How A Short Sale Affects Your Credit Score

October 18, 2018

A short sale will damage your credit - for a while. How much damage it does depends on several factors, including how good your credit score is when it happens. Read more.

How to get the best mortgage

July 17, 2015

To get the best deal on your mortgage, make decisions before you start shopping. Consider both fixed and variable loans and how much you can put down. Read more.

How to get a mortgage for your dream home

May 22, 2015

Congratulations! You’ve found your dream home and now you're starting to look for financing options, but maybe you've realized it's a lot more complicated. Read more.

What is mortgage insurance?

May 21, 2015

Mortgage insurance exists to protect lenders against default. A requirement for underfunded borrowers, it creates a pathway to home ownership. Read more.

How to know when you should refinance your mortgage

May 1, 2015

Refinancing your mortgage can be a savvy financial maneuver that can sometimes lower your monthly burden, however, it is not always the right decision. Read more.