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Is a Home Equity Loan or Line of Credit Right for Me?

Mar 30, 2018 | 3 minute read

We’ve all faced situations in life when having access to money or a line of credit would be extremely helpful. Whether you're handling an unexpected "cash crunch" (e.g., car repairs, medical...


3 Reasons to Refinance Your Home

Feb 12, 2018 | 2 minute read

Refinancing your mortgage essentially means paying off your existing loan and replacing it with a new one. Refinancing can mean a lower rate, a shorter loan term, or even the opportunity to tap...


A Guide to Getting Your First Mortgage

Oct 17, 2017 | 3 minute read

Buying your first home can be equal parts exciting and stressful. With so many details to consider and so many to-do list items to take care of during the home buying process, it can be easy for...


5 Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

Aug 15, 2017 | 3 minute read

Buying your first home is a huge undertaking, and there are dozens of details and to-dos to take care of during the process. Below are some handy tips to keep in mind to help your first home...


3 Tips for Using Home Equity the Right Way

Aug 15, 2017 | 2 minute read

Your home’s equity is a useful benefit to take advantage of if you’re in need of a large amount of money for a project, purchase, or consolidating your finances. A home equity loan or line of...