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Care of Credit Unions: 3 Reasons You Should Join One

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Growing into adulthood means you would have to shoulder some responsibilities, like paying bills, starting a family, and such. Most — if not all — of these responsibilities would entail financing, which could be a concern if you haven’t saved up or you’re not earning enough. Thankfully, credit unions exist to shoulder these very problems. […]

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House of Creds: A Guide to Getting a Mortgage Approval with a Low Credit Rating

Owning your own house may seem like a pipe dream, especially if you’ve got college debt to pay back and a low credit rating. You’re not alone. The average credit scores of Americans ages between 18 and 29 years old is only 652, while 30- to 39-year-olds have an average credit score of 671. Additionally, […]

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What are the Benefits of a 1031 Exchange?

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A tax-deferred exchange, also called a 1031 exchange, is a common strategy used by commercial real estate owners due to the tax advantages it affords them. Apart from these, investors can also move markets, diversify, consolidate, or even increase their investment property’s income potential. Specialists from 1031 Exchange Place explain the benefits of owning 1031 properties. Increase Your […]

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Did You Know? Credit Unions provide big benefits for students, entrepreneurs and families

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Have you ever needed to borrow money to fund a new business or a new home? Usually, people go to a bank in hopes of being granted a loan. However, credit unions are often considered better alternatives to banks, because they aren’t tied to any private investors. Credit unions are usually created and supported by […]

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The Right Mortgage: Minding Your Individual Situation

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When financing a house with a mortgage, it’s normal to wonder what the best loan option is. Some believe that mortgages with low rates are the ideal choice, but this is not always the case. The right loan will depend on your individual situation and a number of other factors. You need to determine how much […]