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Locking in a Low Mortgage Rate

Are you looking to buy a new home this year? While you may have a budget set aside, a big factor in your ability to purchase a home will be the mortgage rate you will get. As you start shopping around for the best mortgage rate, it can get confusing as to what you really need to qualify for the...

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How Fed Meetings Can Affect Mortgage Rates

If it seems as though there's almost always another Fed rate meeting right around the corner, that's because there usually is. But what do these meetings mean for your future mortgage rate? The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meets eight times a year to analyze the economy and set...

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Tax Dollars and Sense: The Advantages of Home Ownership

How Buying Your Own Home Lowers Your Tax Burden Make the leap from renting to owning your own home, and a whole new world opens up for you. Now you can finally install that killer surround sound system you’ve always craved, or perfectly customize your kitchen to suit your culinary needs....

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The Ultimate Estate Planning Checklist

Planning for the future can be overwhelming; especially when you are trying to ensure your beloved ones are left with all the might need to overcome your final departure.As the majority of important things in life, estate planning is an ongoing process and should be started sooner rather than...

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