Homeownership Builds Wealth on the Path to Financial Freedom

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July 2, 2018

As we celebrate our nation’s freedom this July 4th, it is a good time to offer a toast to the pursuit of happiness and offer thanks for our personal freedom. Americans today have many opportunities for achieving the best in life for ourselves and our families. Financial stability and financial freedom are two keys to securing the future we’ve always dreamed of. The basics of creating a good financial foundation…


Considering a Home Remodeling Project this Summer?

June 11, 2018

Take advantage of today’s rates to create a backyard paradise, finance an addition, or build out that home entertainment center you’ve always wanted. Cash-out refinancing has some major advantages for homeowners as mortgage loans may provide the best interest rate when you need to borrow money. Home loans also potentially offer significant tax advantages* as the interest you pay on these loans may be tax deductible. The biggest advantage is…


Pros and Cons of a 15 Year Mortgage

June 11, 2018

In the US, a 30-year fixed rate mortgage is standard. However, a 15-year fixed rate mortgage may be a smart way to save in interest. To help you figure out which type is best for you, we’ve compiled a short list of pros and cons.   Situations vary by individual, so it’s important to talk to an expert when deciding which loan is right for you. Contact us today to…


Building Credit: Here’s the Score

Build your credit: here's the score
October 6, 2015

Your credit score indicates how likely you are to pay back a loan. Most lenders use the FICO credit score, which ranges from 300 to 850. If your score is low, lenders may not be willing to loan you money at all – or if they do, they will charge you higher interest to compensate for the risk that they may not get their money back. What is the best…