How Your FICO Score Can Affect an FHA Loan.

Just to make sure we’re on the same page and you really want to be reading this particular article…...

What’s the Maximum FICO® Score You Can Get?

Is it 800? 850? 900? Many of us are simply trying to attain (or maintain) a “good” score of...

Protecting Your Credit When Disaster Strikes

In the wake of natural disasters such as Hurricane Florence, you may be struggling to get your life back...

What is a High-Risk Borrower and… Are You One?

A high-risk borrower is someone who a lender or creditor would consider more likely to default on his or...

Identity Fraud Tips from the Expert

There’s a new victim of Internet and Identity Fraud every 2 seconds. Much of that fraud is committed by...
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How Your FICO Score Can Affect an FHA Loan.
FICO Scores & Credit Reports
What’s the Maximum FICO® Score You Can Get?
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Protecting Your Credit When Disaster Strikes
Financing & Loans
What is a High-Risk Borrower and… Are You One?
Identity Theft
Identity Fraud Tips from the Expert

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Identity Fraud Tips from the Expert

There’s a new victim of Internet and Identity Fraud every 2 seconds. Much of that fraud is committed by criminals who access consumer information and accounts from online sources. So how do we avoid becoming victims ourselves? It’s best to…

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