FICO scores are used for more than just determining whether or not you qualify for a mortgage.
Lenders look at credit scores to determine your willingness to pay back a loan when you apply for credit.
Strategies to make sure when you apply for a loan your score is as high as possible.
Know what to do if you encounter a mistake on your credit report.
It's important to stay on top of your credit report to avoid any mistakes.
If you've never worked in the mortgage industry, the word escrow probably doesn't mean anything to you. But if you are looking to buy your first home, it is a word you should probably know.
The path to buying a home can be a confusing time. Here are some key terms that will hopefully help you get a grasp on the alphabet soup that is home buying. And more importantly, help you feel empowered when buying your first home!
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