What Does the Fed Action Mean for Consumers?

What Does the Fed Action Mean for Consumers?

This week, in an anticipated move, the Fed lowered the Fed Funds rate in order kick-start what was seen as a global economic slow-down. President Trump has asked the Fed to lower interest rates even further, not satisfied with the quarter point rate cut the Fed...
Buying a Home with a Thin Credit Profile

Buying a Home with a Thin Credit Profile

In the mortgage game, there is an oft overlooked group of potential borrowers – those with practically no credit to speak of. Younger borrowers or Millennials who have shied away from credit cards and other loans (often because of their sizable student loans)...
Avoid these First-Time Home-Buyer Mistakes

Avoid these First-Time Home-Buyer Mistakes

Buying your first home can often feel like an overwhelming experience. The amount of paperwork, the endless home tours, and online searches looking for just that perfect combination of style, space, and location, and the financial stress can be intimidating. For those...