5 Ways to Make Your Home Stand Out

5 Ways to Make Your Home Stand Out – It’s officially summer time, which means it’s selling season! If you’re planning on putting your home on the market this summer, you’re not alone. With the large amount of other listings on the market, how does your home compete and stand out? We’ve put together a…

Smart Ways To Spend Your Tax Return

It’s that time of year again – everyone is excited to receive their tax return in the mail, but most people don’t know have any idea about how they’re going to spend it. Some people will start making plans for an elaborate vacation they plan to take, while others will invest their money in different…

5 Apps To Help Organize Your Finances

It’s the new year and you probably have set a goal or resolution, or maybe a few, to achieve this year. Am I right? Whether it is a resolution or just a necessity, getting your finances organized can take a huge weight off of your shoulders. So just like they say, “there’s an app for…

5 Tax Write Offs For Homeowners

Becoming a new homeowner comes with many perks. Not only do you finally have a home that you have been working to own, but you have the benefits of a few tax write-offs that weren’t available for you before. Whether you’re filing your taxes as a new homeowner, or you’re an existing homeowner who isn’t…

What Is PMI?

PMI, or private mortgage insurance, is a term that will come up frequently if you are a new homebuyer who has previously rented your property. If the down payment that you put on your new home is less than 20 percent, your lender will likely require you to obtain mortgage insurance. This will protect them…

Should You Refinance Your Home?

Refinancing your mortgage can be a great way to save some of your hard-earned money, but only in certain situations. With the costs associated with refinancing, other options may get you a better deal. There’s also the issue of the huge number of offers from various lenders. All of these may raise the question is…