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Some will tell you that being a renter is a total waste of money. Every month your hard-earned dollars are sent to your...


Tags: Home Ownership

This blog was contributed by Tony Gilbert of RealFX.com

 


Tags: Home Ownership

There comes a time in everyone’s life where it’s like, “homeownership: should I do this thing?” As innocuous a question that...


Tags: Home Ownership

Buying a home is one of the biggest decisions you'll make in your life. Most of us fake our way through the process, following...


Tags: Budgeting, Home Ownership, Personal Finance

You've received many emails and letters from your bank, encouraging you to refinance your loan. While part of you may like by...


Tags: Home Ownership, Personal Finance, Debt

Your home is likely the largest asset you own. And paying taxes on something as significant as the value of your home every...


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The weekends are supposed to be a time to relax and de-stress from your hectic week. But, they also might provide the only...


Tags: Home Ownership

You know how much you can afford for a down payment. You’ve met with a mortgage lender to look at your financing options. Then...


Tags: Home Ownership