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The New Mortgage Rules: Texans, Saddle Up for Some Big Changes
October 6, 2015

New mortgage rules go into effect October 3, 2015. Find out how they effect you and how you can best be prepared before you go looking for a new home.

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Money tips from history’s richest man
August 18, 2015

Warren Buffett and Bill Gates have nothing on Jacob Fugger, a German financier during the Renaissance who monopolized the silver business, became the banker of kings, convinced the papacy to legalize moneylending and paved the way for today's bond market.

At the height of his career in more

Investor Intel
July 30, 2015

July began with a bang, as the big question was whether or not Greece would leave the Euro (it did not). Then there was China’s more

What Gay Marriage Ruling Means for Mortgages
July 7, 2015

The Supreme Court decision making same-sex marriage legal nationwide could boost mortgage demand as it provides gay and lesbian couples with more financing opportunities and stronger joint property rights.

"In the short run, it will increase demand for loans because more couples are more

Borrower Communication, Regulatory Concerns on Minds of Execs

A survey of mortgage lending executives conducted by mortgage insurance company Genworth found that most executives believe that a disconnect exists between lenders and borrowers on who qualifies for a mortgage.

The survey, conducted at the more

What You Don’t Know About Your Credit Score… Could Cost You!
April 10, 2015

Informed consumers considering a home purchase today want to do the right thing and plan ahead. Many do not seek immediate professional guidance from a Realtor or a mortgage loan officer. Instead, they hunt for hours online, looking at numerous websites for available homes for sale. They also more

Retirement Countdown
March 31, 2015

Chances are you’ve thought about retirement quite a bit over the years, whether you’ve fantasized about how you’ll spend your time or fretted about your 401(k) balance. If you’re like many, though, you may be a little fuzzy about what your retirement will really look like.

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How Much Should Politics Guide Your Global Investments?
March 3, 2015

When investing overseas, here’s how to weigh factors from regional politics to government gridlock.

So you’re trying to decide whether to invest in a nation based on its political and economic climate. Whether it’s stormy or sunny, you may want to heed this puckish bit of wisdom more

6 Factors Homebuyers Should Consider Over Interest Rates
February 3, 2015

Beating an expected interest rate increase shouldn't be the only reason to buy a home now.

When the Federal Reserve stopped buying Treasury bonds last fall, experts predicted more

The Biggest Financial Pitfalls for Middle-Aged Adults
January 16, 2015

These strategies will help people in midlife overcome common money challenges.

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