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Mortgage Basics

Just starting the home buying process? If you'd like to know the basics, this is a perfect place to start.

Why Lenders Want To See Your Bank Statements

There are two primary reasons bank statements are needed...

What Impacts My Credit Score?

There are five factors that impact a credit score. Fine out what they are and the weight given to each.

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Sente Budget Planner

Budgeting is one of the best ways to keep your finances on track. If you’re thinking about buying a home, then budget is probably ...
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Identify Your Budget Thieves

Over time, even the most fastidious money managers run up against the budget thieves. You know how it happens — your beautifully devised budgets ...
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Why Lenders Want To See Your Bank Statements

Have you ever wondered why a lender needs to see your bank statements? There are two primary reasons bank statements are needed in the ...
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Getting Organized at Tax Time

Preparing our taxes is a task we’ll all have to face at some point this spring. As you sit down to gather your financial ...
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A Visual Guide To Paying Off Your Debt

A debt-free life is one that few of us have ever known. We all want it, so why is it so difficult to turn ...
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Do You Know Your Score?

Checking your credit report every year is one of the best financial practices out there. However, there is something critical missing on these reports ...
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Portfolio Out of Balance?

The stock market has been volatile, but even so the Dow Jones average has increased substantially from its low below 7,000 in February of 2009.…

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Budget for Deductibles

During the mortgage process, most people become hyper-aware of the impact of unexpected expenses. Take, for example, insurance deductibles. When a life event happens…

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Sente Budget Planner

Budgeting is one of the best ways to keep your finances on track. If you’re thinking about buying a home, then budget is probably…

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Experienced Home Buyers

5 Things to Consider if You’re Buying A New Home for the First Time In While Some years ago, you bought your first home.…

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Identify Your Budget Thieves

Over time, even the most fastidious money managers run up against the budget thieves. You know how it happens — your beautifully devised budgets…

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Understanding Closing Costs

When you request a list of closing cost from your loan officer you will see multiple items listed, many with unfamiliar terms used to…

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Saving To Spend

Did you make a New Year’s resolution in 2012? It’s not too late – consider resolving to be more diligent about Saving to Spend.…

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