Category: Consumer lending

What you need to know about mortgage closing costs

When purchasing a new home, the final expenses incurred by the buyer to complete the transfer of ownership are referred to as closing costs. While total closing costs vary by region, many are common across all markets. Mortgage lenders require new buyers to demonstrate their capacity to manage these expenses when assessing overall ability to … read more

5 common mistakes that can lower your credit score

Everyone knows that in order to maintain a good credit score, you must pay your bills on time. Likewise, most people know that you need to have a good credit score to be approved for loans and other forms of credit. But did you know that with a better credit score, you can often qualify for … read more