Category Archives: Banks

How The Government Shut Down Affects Home Loans

Today, I read numerous articles that addressed the issue of the government shut down and how this shut down affects mortgage loans. The following three articles give hopeful information indicating that for the most part, the shut down will not … Continue reading

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Interest Rates are the Lowest in History

When I hear people complain about interest rates being so high I wonder how low people expect interest rates to go before they realize they are seeing the lowest interest rates in history. I remember when I looked at purchasing … Continue reading

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How to Improve Your Credit Score to Get a Better Loan

Getting a home loan is not easy in the current state of lenders tightening up on their approval process. Nowadays, like never before, lenders rely on the credit history report and credit scores to help make critical loan approvals to … Continue reading

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Foreclosure Deal Helps Homeowners Who Are Deeply Underwater

The federal court is finally moving in the right direction with a $25-billion nationwide settlement over alleged foreclosure abuses of five major U.S. banking firms. Bank of America Corp., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wells Fargo & Co., Citigroup Inc., and … Continue reading

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