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Category: Financing (4 posts)

  • July 8, 2015
  • Cec Wiseman

Why You Need an Emergency Fund - And How to Get One

Building an emergency fund is something most people know they should do but few actually get around to doing. A recent study found that nearly two-thirds of Americans did not have an emergency fund, a

  • June 18, 2015
  • Cec Wiseman

Financing Your First Home

A lot of emotions are involved when preparing to apply for your first mortgage, including excitement, apprehension, joy, and dread. If you do the necessary preparation before diving into the home-buyi

  • April 23, 2015
  • Cec Wiseman

How to Maintain a Good Credit Rating Throughout the Year

If you want to make it easier to get an auto loan, mortgage, or new credit card account, you need to maintain a good credit score. It's easy to do so, particularly if you follow the tips presented her

  • March 24, 2015
  • Cec Wiseman

How Much Can I Afford To Pay For A Home?

To determine 'affordability' you will first need to know your taxable income along with the amount of any debt outstanding and the monthly payments. Assuming it is your principal residence you are p