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Buyer's Corner: Boosting the Credit Score

Happy Monday, everyone!  The snow is finally melted and school is back in session (parents, REJOICE!)

The most popular phrase I hear from buyers when they approach me about what first steps to take to buy their home is: MY CREDIT IS TERRIBLE. 825 more words

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What is a FICO Score Anyway?

do you know what a FICO score is or how it affects your ability to get a mortgage? A lot of first time homebuyers will need to do some work on their credit accounts, so it’s a good idea to start looking into this stuff six months to a year before you bite the bullet and make a loan application. 16 more words

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Take Control Tuesday: Nothing Certain in Life But…

The saying goes “death and taxes” however… since we are still in the here and now… taxes have to be taken care of. So today, Mansa Musa from MoneySmartLife.org talks about the good and the bad… refunds and property taxes. 72 more words

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Take Control Tuesday: Nothing Certain in Life But…

The saying goes “death and taxes” however… since we are still in the here and now… taxes have to be taken care of. So today,  100 more words

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