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Quick Financial Tip: Mortgage Process
Our goal is simple: To improve the financial well-being of our members. This also happens to be the mission statement at Mutual 1st Federal. We want to make ...
How Contractors Scam You Without You Ever Knowing
Here are the top five scams contractors often use to separate you from your money. HouseLogic explains how they work and how to avoid them.
What Credit Score Do You Need For A Mortgage?
What minimum credit score do you need for a mortgage? The answer is 500 but not everyone will qualify. What to do when your FICO is lower than you want.
6 Cyber Security Tips For Parents
Never before have kids been as exposed to new ideas, new cultures, new music and new art forms as they are today. But the easy accessibility to these new experiences through the Internet, can mean easy accessibility and vulnerable exposure to your child, your computer and your personal information. Below are six tips from the National Cyber Security Alliance to help you, and your kids, stay safe online 1. Keep a Clean Machine Remember to keep your security software current. Having the latest operating system, software, web browsers, apps and antivirus protection on all devices that connect to the internet. Updating regularly can help protect against malware and online threats. One easy way to do this…
Statement of Bob Broeksmit on Presidential Memorandum Initiating Housing Reform
(202) 557- 2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 28, 2019) - Statement of Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), on President Trump signing an executive memorandum designed to initiate reform of the housing finance system "MBA applauds President Trump and the Administration for fashioning a memorandum designed to promote competition in the real estate finance markets and protect taxpayers. We are heartened the memorandum recognizes the GSEs should be released from conservatorship only after specified reforms, and that it insists on other core principles such as preserving the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage and leveling the playing field for lenders of all sizes. MBA looks forward to working with the Trump Administration, Congress…
6 Home Remodeling Tips to Keep You on Time and Under Budget
10 Easy Repairs Never to Pay Someone Else For
The joys of homeownership are many—as are the little everyday challenges. The occasional leak or break is bound to happen, but there's no reason why these minor issues should ruin your positive outlook. Instead of shelling out cash for a contractor whenever a surprise crops up, use this handy guide to help you identify and repair easy projects all on your own.
Real Estate Tips: What To Inspect Before Buying a House
Buying a home can be costly, especially when you foresee several mishaps by failing to hire a home inspector before purchasing. These tips will guide you on what to inspect before buying a house.