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Sep 13, 2017 10:36:52 AM
In light of the Equifax security breach, consumers are concerned about their credit report. Advice is everywhere on how to handle this issue. Regardless of whether or not you decide to freeze your credit, you need to CHECK YOUR CREDIT REPORT!
So, what do we mean by that? What are you supposed to be checking?
As a leading mortgage lending services provider, here are our suggestions:
While pulling your credit report at least once a year is very good advice, a person needs to know what to look for when reviewing their information.
You can actually check your credit 3 times a year at no charge.
Goto www.annualcreditreport.com which is a website sponsored by the three credit bureaus. You can pull one bureau once a year for free. Simply enter your information and order a one-bureau credit file.
Start with these tips to make certain you understand the information on your credit report:
Feb 28, 2017 11:07:34 AM
Several components play into the fact there's no easy sailing for mortgage professionals.
2017 poses especially unique challenges. Being prepared with the right tools and education is key to being successful in today's mortgage industry.
Nov 2, 2015 9:47:00 AM
December is a time for families and friends to come together over the holidays. However, the last month of the year can also be a big budget buster that can leave you broke and in debt if you aren’t careful.
We have created a breakdown of mistakes smart people make over the holidays that result in January being hard to bear. Avoiding these actions can help you make certain you roll into January with some money left in your pocket and your credit score intact.
Jul 15, 2015 10:05:00 AM
In today’s financial climate, it is becoming more evident by utilizing bundled services from a single provider Lenders will be able to serve clients more effectively, profitably and will emerge as industry leaders.
Why should you bundle services? First of all, one vendor equals fewer headaches. It standardizes operations and saves time. You don’t have to call, email and wait for responses from multiple vendors. Secondly, it builds a stronger relationship. This makes for a more positive overall experience. Lastly, it helps you to stay in compliance. Compliance is ALWAYS a top priority. Bundling services minimizes the risk of being out of compliance by having all your paperwork from ONE source. Your chosen vendor should be constantly providing compliance information for your records.
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Mar 31, 2014 10:55:00 AM
Looking for a credit card? If so, you’ll need to shop around. Do some research to compare costs, features and drawbacks before settling on a single card.
Mar 13, 2014 1:20:27 PM
Feb 26, 2014 10:25:00 AM
You’ve gone to your lender and been approved for a home mortgage. You’ve found the home of your dreams. But just when you are about to close, the lender says you are no longer approved. What happened?
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Feb 14, 2014 7:11:00 AM
Today, February 14th is the most romantic day of the year. In fact over 2.2 million people will get married today and millions more will become engaged. Getting married is a wonderful moment in life, but it can affect many things, including your credit. So in the spirit of the holiday that love built, we’ve decided to debunk some credit myths associated with marriage, and its effect on credit.