Tips for Couples Considering Merging Their Finances

June 30, 2016

Regardless of where you are in your relationship with a significant other, merging finances and sharing responsibility for paying bills can be a major adjustment. For those recently engaged and saving for a wedding, to newlyweds who just purchased a home, to those who have simply decided to take their relationship to the next level, … Read More

Credit Scores 101: Part 2

June 15, 2016

Now that we’ve covered the Credit Score System basics – including what a credit score is and the different categories, let’s review your rights as a consumer, how they are calculated, and tips for getting and keeping the highest credit scores. Consumers Rights Until recently, many people didn’t even know this number existed because it … Read More

Credit Scores 101: Part 1

May 15, 2016

Ever wonder how you can go online and be approved within 60 seconds? Or get pre-qualified for a car without anyone asking you what you make? Or why you get one rate on your loans and your neighbor gets another? The answer is the Credit Scoring System. What is a Credit Score? It’s a number … Read More

Outdoor Renovations with the Highest Value

May 5, 2016

With summer quickly approaching, you may be thinking about sprucing up some of the outdoor features of your home. Outdoor renovations can be a great way to add value to your home- not to mention increase family time outside and create new spaces for hanging out and interacting with family and friends. Knowing which renovations … Read More

First Time Homeowners: Tips and Tricks to Get You to Closing

April 15, 2016

Buying your first house is an exciting time- your first mortgage, your first official signing, and your first home to call “yours.” As exciting as it can be, the home buying process can be filled with unexpected stressors and twists and turns, especially if it’s your first time buying a house. Knowing what to look … Read More