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No… You Do Not Need 20% Down to Buy NOW!
By Andy Sikora, January 6, 2018

You can buy a home without a large down payment or perfect credit.


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5 Main Factors of Credit Scoring
By Brandon Hovind, January 3, 2018

This blog post is about helping people understand how to manage their credit and where to go for information.


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What is the purpose of a credit-builder loan?
By Neil Pierson, Ask a Lender, December 19, 2017

For people with poor credit or no FICO credit score, a credit-builder loan is a safe and inexpensive way to improve their financial profile.


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Why credit scores often drop after you pay off a loan
By Jasmine Whiting, Ask a Lender, December 15, 2017

Confused by a drop in your credit score after paying off a loan? Don’t panic — your score will recover. Learn how paying off a loan affects your credit.


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Construction Loan Basics
By Steve Thorne, December 15, 2017

Our Construction Loan basic guidelines are significantly different than other places.


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The Importance of Credit
By BigFoot Mortgage, December 12, 2017

Understanding your credit report as you consider applying for a mortgage or refinancing.


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Five Quick Tips to Build Your Credit
By Lynda Bernal, December 11, 2017

Building and maintaining good credit is one of the key components to being able to borrower money for large items such as a home.


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Credit Scores Explained
By Lynda Bernal, December 11, 2017

There are five major elements that make up your credit score.


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Credit Score Variances
By Lynda Bernal, December 11, 2017

Credit scores can vary from one service to the next. Why is that?


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How student loans effect mortgage approval
By Joe Metzler, December 5, 2017

Learn how student loans, both active and deferred are look at when applying for a home mortgage loan.