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Working Towards Your Savings Goals

At some point, everyone is in a position where they need to save up for something that at first seems a little daunting. Maybe it’s a new car, saving up for a down payment on a home or just putting away funds for a dream vacation. Whatever you’re saving up towards, the thought of reaching your savings goal is more attainable when you approach...

Benefits of Saving with a CD (Certificate of Deposit)

Certificates of Deposit can be an overlooked savings account option for some; however, they are offered by most financial institutions. In essence, a CD (Certificate of Deposit) is a federally insured savings deposit with a maturity date – an agreement between the institution and the customer where the bank pays an interest rate premium in...

For the Best Mortgage Lender Experience, Stick Close to Home!

You’ve decided that it’s time to take the leap and buy a home. In addition to patience, persistence and a keen eye, you’re going to need a strong team on your side. Your first choice will be your mortgage lender to get mortgage pre-approval before entering the market; and for this, your best bet is to stay local. While you may assume larger...

Strategies for Saving Up for a Down Payment

While it may happen at different times for different people, becoming a homeowner at some point is a usually a priority. The pride of ownership, the freedom to do what you want with the space, investing in your own home; everybody has their own reason, but the goal is the same.

While most people would like to buy a home, there are a few ...

Jul. 12, 2019 in

Why First Time Home Buyer Education is Essential

Knowledge is power, and this couldn’t be more true than when it comes to buying your first home. While the dream of owning a home is an exciting, there are a lot of moving pieces that go into the process. There are many questions to ask, papers to sign, considerations to be taken and decisions to make for a first time home buyer. And while this...

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