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Back To Basics: Mortgage Term

A mortgage term is the length of time that both parties have to abide by the mortgage contract. This protects both the borrower and the lender. Once a mortgage term is up, if balance remains on the mortgage, it must…

What To Look For In A Mortgage Broker

So you have decided that you want to buy your property. It is the first step in truly feeling like an adult as it means that you will be able to own your home. However, first time buyers may find…

Should You Get A Reverse Mortgage?

Retirement used to be something which everyone looked forward to. After forty plus years of being in the workforce, retirement is the chance to enjoy the twilight years of your life, kick back and relax. However, this isn’t the case…

Is Mortgage Insurance Worth It?

Insurance is a service that’s offered by manufacturers, financial service providers, and other companies. Not all insurance pays off, and the failure to buy does not always lead to disaster. For example, insurance on consumer electronics may not be worth…

Can We Pay Mortgages with Bitcoins?

Bitcoin Coin

If you’re tired of mortgages, banks and fees then you might want to consider a new financial product, something called Bitcoin. A least that’s been the pitch from a number of backers, people who would prefer to see money as…

6 Tips For Avoiding Foreclosure Rescue Fraud

Are you at risk for mortgage fraud? Falling behind on one’s mortgage payment ranks up there with the most terrifying potential nightmares of home ownership. And so it makes perfect sense that a homeowner is most vulnerable to mortgage fraud…

The Need For Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act

In the summer of 2007, Congress passed a historic legislation known as the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act. This legislation was supposed to provide relief to those homeowners who were struggling to stay afloat or who were already underwater. The…