10 Ways to Save for a Down Payment Fast!

It doesn’t have to be hard to save for a down payment to buy a home. Here are 10 tips to do it fast.

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10 Projects You Probably Don’t Want to DIY

DIY projects are one of the joys of being a homeowner. But there are some projects you should never do yourself.

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Mortgage Rate Lock Recommendation
Last Updated: March 2 2016 Lock if closing in 7 days: Rates may be heading up. Lock if closing in 15 days: Rates may be heading up. Float if closing in 30 days: Rates may be heading down. Outlook Early trends in markets suggest mortgage rates might inch up today or possibly... Read more
5 Ways to Reinvest Your Tax Refund Into Your Home

Are you a home owner who expects to get a tax refund? Instead of using it to go on a vacation, why not use the money to reinvest in your home? Here’s how.

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How To Afford a New Home Right Out of College

It’s very possible for someone in their early 20’s to afford a new home fresh out of college as long as they are financially disciplined.

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All About Mortgage Rates

The interest rate on your mortgage is one of the most important factors that determines how much your monthly payment will be.Each month, your rate,…

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4 Games and Lessons for Raising Money-Smart Kids

In a highly digital world, how do we teach kids about something as tangible as money? Here are some creative ways to teach critical lessons.

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What is Darth Vader’s Mortgage on the Death Star?

If Darth Vader had to take a traditional 30-year loan on the Death Star, what would it cost? Turns out, it’s very expensive to be part of the dark side.

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3 Fun Ways to Teach Young Children About Credit

Children as young as three or four can grasp money lessons like delayed gratification and giving but also more abstract financial topics like credit.

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3 Key Ways to Protect Your Family When Buying a Home

Buying a home isn’t just about finding a house you love, saving for a downpayment, and signing on the dotted line. Here are 3 ways to protect your family.

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