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Understanding Your FICO Score and Why Small Credit Mistakes Can Cause Huge Headaches

  Many people all over the world are dealing with issues involving debt or poor credit history, but most aren’t necessarily aware of what exactly makes up their credit score. Unfortunately, it might seem like it’s the big stuff that counts when it comes to credit, but little things can have a significant impact on… Continue reading Understanding Your FICO Score and Why Small Credit Mistakes Can Cause Huge Headaches

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Did You Know? How Accelerating Your Mortgage Payments Can Help Your Credit Score

The tough part might be over after your mortgage has been approved, but it’s still important to keep on top of your monthly payments and maintain a good credit score for your financial future. If you’re currently wondering how increasing your mortgage payments can help your credit outlook, here are some things to consider. Change… Continue reading Did You Know? How Accelerating Your Mortgage Payments Can Help Your Credit Score

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3 Simple Tips for Boosting Your FICO Credit Score Before Applying for a Mortgage

There are a variety of factors that are involved in getting your mortgage approved, but few things will have more of an impact than your FICO score and the credit history that goes along with it. Instead of leaving your score up to chance when submitting your application, here are a few ways that you… Continue reading 3 Simple Tips for Boosting Your FICO Credit Score Before Applying for a Mortgage

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Navigating Short Sales: What to Do When the Sale Price Leaves You Short

If you’re thinking of selling your home, and you expect that the total amount you owe on your mortgage will be greater than the selling price of your home, you may be facing a short sale. A short sale is one where the net proceeds from the sale won’t cover your total mortgage obligation and… Continue reading Navigating Short Sales: What to Do When the Sale Price Leaves You Short