When Securing Mortgage

Credit Do's and Don'ts When Securing a Mortgage - When it comes to securing a mortgage in today’s challenging lending environment, your credit rating is more important than ever before. Good credit is integral to obtaining the best interest rates and terms on a mortgage.

Lower Mortgage Payment

Top 5 Ways to Lower Your Mortgage Payment - Your monthly mortgage loan payment may be fixed, but that doesn’t mean you can’t find ways to lower it, notes consumer finance advocate Sarah Tann.

Mortgage Down Payment

How to Save for a Mortgage Down Payment

Like many consumers today, you may be thinking this is a great time to buy your first home—and you are right. Rock bottom prices, historically low mortgage rates, and a great selection of properties in all price ranges make this an excellent time to buy.